|About This Campaign|
Welcome to the NoMoreRates Campaign.
NoMoreRates means many things..
Abolish rates? – when other funding is found for council costs. No more rates increases? – no more than the rate of inflation. No increase in council borrowing? – because that is repaid out of rates No more ‘gold-plated’ spending? – because we can’t afford it.
NoMoreRates means we have to find alternatives to rates:
Local Income Tax?
Founder/organiser of NoMoreRates is a
former North Shore City councillor,
Community Board member, and former
member of the Auckland Regional Land
Transport Committee. David is a
frequent commentator on local
government affairs in both the
print and electronic media.