Report on Government Services Released by Productivity Commission

The report aims to measure the performance of government services in Australia through measures of equity, effectiveness and efficiency. The full report can be found… Read More ›

QUT Launches Giving Australia 2015-2016

The Giving Australia Project aims to undertake the largest ever research project into volunteering and charitable giving. The project will examine the role and implications of… Read More ›

International Budget Partnership Releases Open Budget Survey 2015

The Open Budget survey provides an independent, comparative and regular measure of budget transparency and accountability in 102 countries. The results of the survey can… Read More ›

The Treasury Releases Tax Expenditure Statement 2015

The statement published by The Treasury, reports 290 tax expenditures and, where possible, an estimate of their benefit to the taxpayer. A link to the statement… Read More ›

Latest Edition of the eJournal of Tax Research is Released

Volume 13, Issue 3 is available here.

Australasian Tax Teachers Association Conference 2016 Currently Underway at UNSW

The Conference, hosted by the School of Taxation and Business Law, UNSW Business School, will run until Friday afternoon. More information is available here.

Applications are Open for a Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation

The program, hosted by the Vienna University of Economics and Business, provides high-quality interdisciplinary training for graduates in the field of international taxation, including and combining… Read More ›

The Australia Institute Team up with NATSEM to Examine the Primary Residence Exemption to the Capital Gains Tax

A summary, as well as a link to the report, can be found on the Australia Institute Website.

TTPI Research Fellow Awarded Endeavour Research Fellowship

PhD candidate and TTPI Research Fellow Peter Varela has been awarded an Endeavour research Fellowship to undertake research at the Office of Tax Policy Research… Read More ›

ATO Individual Sample File Available at

The file provides a 1 per cent sample of taxpayers from 2003/04 to 2010/11 and a 2 per cent sample from 2011/12 and 2012/13 and… Read More ›