One of the reasons why Jeremy Corbyn is steaming ahead in the Labour leadership race is because of the paucity of ideas coming from the other candidates.
However, over in government where decisions are being made, the Chancellor is looking at some radical ideas.
Simplification of the tax system would be welcomed across the board. Whilst Labour tears itself apart over whether to back the government's welfare proposals, Osborne is moving on to the next policy.
Income tax and National Insurance could be merged under one of the biggest shake-ups of the tax system for decades. George Osborne, the Chancellor, has commissioned a study into the reforms which could lead to the creation of a single "earnings tax".