Global Forum Releases Tax Transparency 2017 Report

The Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes is the multilateral framework within which work on transparency and exchange of information… Read More ›

ACOSS: Good News in MYEFO Undone by More Mean-Spirited Social Security Cuts

In responding to the release of the Federal Government’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook, ACOSS said the improved outlook for the Australian economy has been… Read More ›

Update to OECD Model Tax Convention Released

The latest edition of the OECD Model Tax Convention had been released on 18 December 2017, incorporating significant changes developed under the OECD/G20 project to address base… Read More ›

Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2017-18

Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2017-18 (MYEFO) updates the economic and fiscal outlook from the 2017-18 budget. The MYEFO 2017-18 is available here, while the… Read More ›

Job Opportunities at The Australia Institute

The Australia Institute is now advertising for two job opportunities: one position available in the Institute’s Canberra office, and one position with Dr. Jim Stanford… Read More ›

World Inequality Report 2018

The first World Inequality Report has been released by the World Inequality Lab in the Paris School of Economics’s WID.world Conference. The report is available… Read More ›

Australia Charity Report 2016

The report is produced by the Centre for Social Impact and the Social Policy Research Centre at UNSW Sydney, in partnership with the Australian Charities… Read More ›

IPA Research Report: Time to End GST Redistribution

The report, written by Institute of Public Affairs (IPA) research fellow Morgan Begg, is available here. Introduction: Horizontal fiscal equalisation attempts to address differing economic… Read More ›

Seminar: The Social Contract, Preferences for Redistribution, and Tax Morale

Date and time: Wednesday 17 January 2018, 12.30pm to 1.30pm Venue: Seminar Room 7, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing Speaker: David Doyle, Associate Professor… Read More ›

Australian Government Tax and Transfer Consultations and Submissions Currently Open

Department of Social Services A Strong Future for Supported Employment, closing on Friday 9 March 2018.   House of Representatives Tax and Revenue Committee 2017… Read More ›