Letters to the Editor
Letters are one of the most important parts of the paper because this is where the community has a chance to have its say. All letters to the editor received will generally be published, provided they are not defamatory or are covering exactly the same ground by the same writer.
Non du plumes are acceptable, but the name, address and contact details must be provided to the editor.
Firstly, I congratulate and thank Mike Henry for generously providing photos and news update to your paper during the last two weeks of the Mauke Manea Games.
Former Parliamentary Clerk Tupuna Rakanui weighs into the debate on parliamentary process following controversial events at the last sitting.
It is timely to provide an update on the status of the New Zealand Superannuation (NZS) and income tax in light of the amendment which was passed by Parliament on 8 October 2014, exempting NZS payments as assessable income for income tax purposes up until 31 December 2012
The prime minister’s statement of political integrity before political reform, suggests that if and when he has the numbers in the house, he will use it to implement political reform in parts and not in whole, to suit him and his party.
MFEM’s press release in your paper on Monday October 13 about our 2013 tax review had three paragraphs on intent to review and simplify our tax system.