Paul Keating's One Nation package helped rescue the government's fortunes. The cost, however, was meeting the Coalition's tax cut promises. Peter Groenewegett argues it's time to call a halt to the tax-cut bidding war. Tax cuts have their uses, but the evidence points to the need for raising taxes, not lowering them.
Recommended CitationGroenewegen, Peter, A Tale of Two Taxcuts, Australian Left Review, 1(138), 1992, 16-19.