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Jimmie Åkesson’s policies on economic issues

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the Economy  ›  Taxes

Should Sweden raise taxes on the rich?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseNo, but lower taxes for the poor

the Economy  ›  Minimum Wage

Should the government raise the national minimum wage?

  Party’s support baseYes, and make it a living wage

the Economy  ›  Inheritance Tax

Should Sweden abolish the inheritance tax?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseYes

the Economy  ›  Government Spending

Should the government make cuts to public spending in order to reduce the national debt?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseYes

the Economy  ›  Church Tax

Should the church tax be abolished?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseYes


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the Economy  ›  Economic Stimulus

Should the government use economic stimulus to aid the country during times of recession?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseYes, but in the form of tax breaks for all citizens

the Economy  ›  Bonus Cap

Should bankers’ bonuses be capped at 100% of their pay?

  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Labor Unions

Do you believe labor unions help or hurt the economy?

  Party’s support baseHelp

the Economy  ›  Domestic Jobs

Should the government provide tax incentives to private companies to keep jobs within the country?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseYes, and drastically increase taxes and import tariffs on outsourcing businesses

the Economy  ›  Welfare

Should there be fewer or more restrictions on current welfare benefits?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseMore, and deny benefits to immigrants

the Economy  ›  Corporate Tax

Should Sweden raise or lower the tax rate for corporations?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseLower

the Economy  ›  Universal Basic Income

Do you support a universal basic income program?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseNo, this will encourage people not to work and harm economic growth

the Economy  ›  Welfare Drug Testing

Should welfare recipients be tested for drugs?

  Party’s support baseYes

the Economy  ›  Government Pensions

Should pension payments be increased for retired government workers?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  Offshore Banking

Should Swedish citizens be allowed to save or invest their money in offshore bank accounts?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseYes, as long as offshore income is reported

the Economy  ›  Tariffs

Should the government add or increase tariffs on products imported into the country?

  Party’s support baseNo

the Economy  ›  Bitcoin

Should the government classify Bitcoin as a legal currency?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  Greece Bailout

Do you support the EU bailout of Greece?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseNo

the Economy  ›  Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Do you support the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)?

  Jimmie Åkesson voterbaseNo