68,800 – The number of children whose odd jobs are going to be chased by the tax man. ‘The paperboy tax’.
25,333 – The number of words used by the media to describe a Budget of zero ideas.
150 – Million of the proceeds from selling state assets will fund a makeover of the New Zealand high commission in London.
17 – Per cent drop in exports in the last year, just days after John Key said exports are rising.
8.2 – Million to make more than 200 Defence Force staff redundant.
6 – Minutes – the amount of time John Key spent in his 18 minute budget speech actually talking about the contents of the budget.