ARE we really rolling in money all of a sudden?
Not really. Apparently the government coffers are filling up with an unexpected surge of tax, described in one publication as “humungous”.
Treasurer Scott Morrison is like a 10-year-old kid that finds 10 bucks. Yes, he’s excited, and sure, it’s the most money he’s ever had in his hands, but he’s far from loaded.
This year looks a lot better than last. It’s also shaping up to be better than any of the eight years that came before it. But nobody with a long memory is impressed. We still haven’t fully recovered from the global financial crisis, as the next graph shows.
Compared to the good old d…
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