Key dumps laptop and mobile phone tax

NZ Prime Minister John Key has sounded the death knell for a proposed tax on employer-provided laptops and mobile phones just a day after Cabinet scrapped the proposed fringe benefit tax on car parks. "There is virtually no chance of it going ahead," Key said of the laptop and cellphone tax on his way into Parliament today. "At the end of the day they are a nice idea when it comes to tax policy and a pain in the neck for [...]

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