Win the bragging rights to the title of Australia’s Champion Budget Tipster.

What will be the size of the Budget deficit forecast tomorrow night by Treasurer Wayne Swan?

Our 2009 Federal Budget Contest requires you to predict the size of the Budget deficit/surplus that the Treasurer Wayne Swan forecasts in his Budget speech and (as a tie breaker question) to nominate the annual growth rate predicted for the 2009-2010 financial year.

Along with bragging rights the winner will receive a year’s free subscription to the Crikey daily newsletter and a special Crikey Deficit 09 T-Shirt.

To enter click here.

Peter Fray

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