Most of us have little idea what others earn — and that suits those in charge when they propose tax cuts skewed to high earners, writes Peter Martin.
Just plain old folks earning a reasonable wage by workin' hard.
To put it in terms we can understand, that's 2% of the population who really just deserve a big ol' tax cut.
This includes (surprise!) federal MPs on $211,000 base + allowances, kickbacks and post-government jobs.