"Consumption tax cuts should be prudent" LDP Chairman Suzuki Chairman, March 24, 14:21

Regarding economic measures against the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the LDP governing board said that it is now an emergency and should consider reducing the consumption tax, while `` the consumption tax accounts for a large part of tax revenue '' Was given a negative opinion.

Following this, Chairman Suzuki said at a press conference, "If the money spent on local areas is reduced due to the consumption tax cut, it will have a significant impact. I think. "

Regarding the cash payment plan, "If you hurry, it is better not to set an income limit, but there is always criticism that it is disjointed. Something like a gift certificate for a limited time may directly lead to consumption. "