Assumptions Used In Budget 2012 Charts09 Apr 2012
Date: 9 April 2012
To ask the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance:
With regard to the charts contained in the Budget 2012 website, whether he can provide all the assumptions, variables and projections which lead to the figures stated in the charts for (i) Transfers Net of Taxes; (ii) Lifetime Benefits Relative to Lifetime Taxes for a Low-Income Household; and (iii) Lifetime Benefits Relative to Lifetime Taxes for a Middle-Income Household (With and Without A Car).
Reply by DPM and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam:
The information is contained in the Ministry of Finance’s Budget 2012 website: