Report on Working Holiday Maker Reform Package

The report on the reform package by the Senate Standing Committee on Economics can be found here.

ATO Issues Taxpayer Alert on Tax Minimisation Through Trusts

The ATO are currently reviewing a class of arrangements detected by their Trusts Taskforce that appear designed to exploit the proportionate approach to trust taxation.… Read More ›

PC Releases Final Report on Superannuation Competitiveness and Efficiency

Read the report here.

Treasury Consultation on Applying GST to Low Value Goods Imported by Consumers

See here for further details.

Treasury Consultation on CIV Non-Resident Withholding Tax

Submissions close on 2 December 2016. For the Consultation Paper and details on submissions see here.

PC Releases Data Availability and Use Draft Report

The draft report covers the chronic under utilisation of existing data in Australia and suggests a new government legislative framework that would promote accessibility for… Read More ›

IGT Annual Report Tabled

For the report see here.

Superannuation (Objective) Bill 2016 Introduced to Parliament

The Bill introduced as a part of the Budget measures announced on 3 May 2016 and is designed to make the superannuation system more fair and… Read More ›

PBO Releases National Fiscal Outlook as at 2016–17 Budgets

This report provides an update to the national fiscal outlook based on Commonwealth and state government 2016-17 budgets. It focusses on changes in the fiscal balance… Read More ›

ARC Discovery Project Scheme: Tax and Transfer Grants 2017

The Australian Government has announced 630 new research grants under the Discovery Projects scheme for 2017, the following are awardees in tax and public policy… Read More ›