I will let them have this document which contains a record of the
questions asked of the minister and the answers he gave. All right; we will go on a little further. For quite a long time the minister wobbled along talking about this tax structure, and then Robert McKeown asked another question, as follows:
Well, even though this results in a fair tax rate, as you say, it is so that the man who pays no income tax and the man who pays little income tax in the low income group does get very little out of this beyond cigarettes.