Tax

Fresh Senate hurdles loom for budget

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Crossbench senators take centre stage as Labor digs in against Hockey's second budget.

Abbott's dangerous super game

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The debate about super concessions is too important to be turned into a political circus.

Offshore tax laws need work: academic

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Doubts raised on likely impact of new laws to fight tax-shifting by multinationals.

Hockey's tax avoidance laws lack teeth

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A close look at the draft legislation suggests it's a step in the right direction, but there are plenty of limitations and doubts that could hinder its effectiveness.

McDonald’s accused of Aust tax dodge

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Report alleges fast-food giant’s complex strategies have seen it slash tax bill by $497m.

Uber hit by ATO's GST ruling

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Uber’s ride-sharing drivers will have to pay thousands of dollars more in tax each year.

BHP CEO defends tax rate

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Mackenzie says BHP is Aust's biggest taxpayer, warns against Senate iron ore inquiry.

Cut income tax for growth: Fraser

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Treasury boss says days of easy economic growth are over, urges personal income tax cuts.

Fair and equitable, except for super

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What was the point of the tax white paper if the government is just going to rule out changes to super?

Taxation by stealth: bracket creep and the budget

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The government is counting on bracket creep to quietly add to its tax collections. But this is simply taxation by stealth.

Glencore fighting ATO tax bills

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Swiss commodity trading giant paid $177m in company tax over past two financial years.

The budget's dirty little secret

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The deficit is falling because tax receipts are expected to rise - not because of spending cuts. And what's happened to the infrastructure blueprints?

GST to apply to digital downloads

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Treasurer Joe Hockey says 'Netflix' tax will raise $350m over next four years.

Multinationals face tax crackdown

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Federal govt will legislate to crack down on tax avoidance by 30 multinationals.

GST sting for Netflix users

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Govt tipped to impose the goods and services tax on online services like Netflix.

WA GST payout trade-off for reform

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Cormann wants WA to sell more assets in return for almost $500m in federal money for roads.

‘Google tax’ shelved by govt: report

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Next week’s budget tipped to heighten spotlight on multinationals, but new taxes unlikely.

Dropbox confirms Irish tax dodge

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Secure document storage outfit becomes the latest technology firm to skirt local tax rates after confirming it will bill its customers from a company set up in Ireland.

Keating warns on dividend tax changes

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Former prime minister labels Treasury officials supporting change 'nincompoops': report.

A guaranteed triple-A threat

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The government's bank guarantee is just as much of a problem for Australia's AAA-rating as government spending.

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