Australian businesses carrying out R&D activity will be disadvantaged by the proposed government legislation.
One fundamental problem with taxation is that it can promote behaviours that undermine the base which one is seeking to tax. Sometimes, those behaviours can even be counter-productive.
All trade deals are challenging, but the current global geopolitical climate means the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is more challenging than others.
Achieving global consensus on changes to the international tax system and digital economy would be a considerable prize.
The choice to purchase or abstain from private health insurance can have significant tax implications. Follow three taxpayers to understand how you can avoid owing money to the tax office.
The immediate tax relief of stage one will put money in the hands of those who will spend.
Australian expatriates can now rest easy, at least for the time being, as the Bill proposing changes to the capital gains tax (CGT) main residence exemption has now lapsed.
It is instructive to learn from other countries’ systems and experiences in most fields. Indirect tax and its compliance costs are no different.
It’s time to get your tax return sorted, and crucially, to ensure you pay the right amount of tax.
To regain trust and stability in the superannuation industry, a long term view needs to be taken.
What was lost in much of the election discussion around the removal of the refund of franking credits for individuals and superannuation funds, was the tax policy issue that is trying to be addressed.
The centrepiece of the Budget is the personal tax cuts – and it is welcome, given sluggish wage growth to see action for both lower and middle earners.
While it seems the absurdity of the outside world is on the rise I am comforted by the slow and steady march that tax takes into the future.
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