Event Wednesday 19 October 5.30pm- Lecture on Reform, Information, Education: a New Paradigm for Pension Reform

The lecture will be given by Elsa Fornero who is a Professor of Economics at the University of Turin, Department of Business and Economics; Scientific Coordinator of… Read More ›

Treasury Releases Exposure Draft Legislation for Improvements to the Debt and Equity Tax Rules

The exposure draft legislation gives effect to the Board of Taxation’s recommendations on improving debt and equity tax rules to address the uncertainty and compliance… Read More ›

Government Releases R&D Tax Review and is Open to Consultations and Submissions

The Review Panel into the R&D tax incentive was asked to identify opportunities to improve the effectiveness and integrity of the programme, including how its… Read More ›

TTPI Awarded a Grant from the Australia-Korea Foundation

Experts from Korea and Australia will work together on new approaches to tax and welfare after Crawford School’s Tax and Transfer Policy Institute was awarded… Read More ›

Treasury Releases 2015-16 Final Budget Outcome

The media release can be found here. For the full report see the Budget website.

70th Congress of the International Fiscal Association Underway

The conference is being held in Madrid from 25-30 September 2016. More information here.

OECD Publishes Report on Effective Carbon Rates

The report Effective Carbon Rates: Pricing CO2 through taxes and emissions trading systems finds that the misalignment between carbon prices and real climate costs are prevalent… Read More ›

Tax Analysts’ Student Writing Competition 2017 is Open

This global competition enables students who win to publish a paper in Tax Notes, State Tax Notes, or Tax Notes International and receive a 12-month… Read More ›

PC Releases Prelimanary Findings Report on Human Services

The Productivity Commission report is titled ‘Introducing Competition and Informed User Choice into Human Services: Identifying Sectors for Reform’ and seeks to inform consultation which will be… Read More ›

Status of Tax and Transfer Bills Introduced to 45th Parliament

  Name of Bill Portfolio Summary Status at 15 September 2016 Budget Savings (Omnibus) Bill 2016 Treasury  24 measures designed to assist in bringing the Budget back… Read More ›