Monday, 4 October 2010
Country facing demographic timebomb, pensions crisis.
So cut child benefit and make it even harder for those with children (most of whom have factored child benefit into their budget) and make it less financially viable for those considering having a child / adding to their family.
*Those thinking, well you must be well off being a higher tax rate payer - I earn a squeak over it and my wife has small part time earnings -a total less than two average skilled workers combined salary.*
(North American readers should note that 'Well done' is not in fact, well done, but employed sarcastically.)