From an episode of BreakfastersPresented by Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey


Breakfasters: Ben Eltham Breaks Down the Budget

The government has recently declared that it is in a budget surplus and that it plans to return money to middle income earners. Ben Eltham, regular Uncommon Sense federal politics guru and New Matilda correspondent, phoned in to chat about what’s hidden in the budget, including how everyone earning 45 to 200 thousand dollars a year will effectively be paying the same tax rates.

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Listen to Breakfasters: Ben Eltham Breaks Down the Budget06:423 April 2019