Q8. Do you think Australians pay –
|Too much tax||61%|
|Too little tax||4%|
|About the right amount||28%|
61% think Australians pay too much tax and 28% think Australians pay about the right amount.
72% of full-time workers think we pay too much tax but there were no significant differences by income level.
Labor and Liberal/National voters also gave similar responses.
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