WA on track for surplus, GST pledge politically motivated, WA treasurer says

May 7, 2018. ​WA Treasurer Ben Wyatt speaks to reporters in Perth and says the state’s budget deficit for 2018/19 will be lower than expected at about $900 million. Mr Wyatt says the state remains on track for a surplus by 2020/21. Mr Wyatt says his federal counterpart Scott Morrison’s …

Tampon tax to be axed if Labor wins election, alternative medicines to pick up GST slack

Tampon tax to be axed if Labor wins election, alternative medicines to pick up GST slack

Posted April 29, 2018 00:05:04 The Labor Party has pledged to abolish the Goods and Services Tax on tampons if it wins the next election and instead raise extra money on alternative health treatments that are currently exempt from the GST. The Party has long argued that the tax on …

GST reform for WA still remote, despite federal cash splash from Malcolm Turnbull, Bill Shorten

GST reform for WA still remote, despite federal cash splash from Malcolm Turnbull, Bill Shorten

Posted April 28, 2018 08:19:16 Related Story: WA vote war explodes as PM pledges multi-billion-dollar rail, road, hospital cash splash West Australians could be forgiven for thinking Christmas has come early. In the past few weeks the federal leaders of both major parties have been in WA splashing cash and …

Boost for remote housing, GST share in Commonwealth’s NT cash splash

Boost for remote housing, GST share in Commonwealth’s NT cash splash

Updated April 23, 2018 12:18:11 Photo: NT Treasurer Nicole Manison said she had been lobbying her federal counterpart. (ABC News: Dane Hirst) More than $250 million in untied GST funding will be delivered to the Northern Territory, but the Treasurer has rebuked claims it is a “reward” for approving fracking. …

Manager- Tax & Compliance (GST & FBT) in KPMG Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

See job description for details An excellent in-house tax opportunity within one of Australia’s major professional services organisation Work as part of a collaborative team to further enhance your tax advisory and compliance skills Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture KPMG is one of the most trusted …

WA’s GST rip-off continues under the McGowan Government, despite criticism of Colin Barnett

WA’s GST rip-off continues under the McGowan Government, despite criticism of Colin Barnett

Posted April 08, 2018 08:14:14 Photo: Labor is finding it hard to gain much traction on WA’s GST distribution. (ABC News) Related Story: WA finally lands GST increase but other states aren’t so lucky in revised carve-up Over nearly a decade in opposition, WA Labor was scathing of Colin Barnett …

NT braces for new taxes as GST shortfall forces Government to raise revenue

NT braces for new taxes as GST shortfall forces Government to raise revenue

Posted April 06, 2018 15:19:14 New taxes are likely to be announced ahead of this year’s Northern Territory budget, as the Government struggles to plug a hole created by a $136 million drop in GST payments next financial year. Key Points New taxes and savings measures are likely to soon …

GST carve-up to slice $29m from Tasmanian coffers, stripping ‘buffer’ to overcome shocks: Eslake

GST carve-up to slice $29m from Tasmanian coffers, stripping ‘buffer’ to overcome shocks: Eslake

Updated April 05, 2018 17:54:15 Video: Scott Morrison announces this year’s GST redistribution (ABC News) Related Story: Tasmania ‘disadvantaged’ under Productivity Commission’s GST proposal Related Story: WA finally lands GST increase but other states aren’t so lucky in revised carve-up A leading economist says Tasmania is in a “worse position …

Northern Territory’s share of GST to fall by $136m, dealing ‘devastating blow’ to economy

Northern Territory’s share of GST to fall by $136m, dealing ‘devastating blow’ to economy

Posted April 05, 2018 18:30:54 Photo: All jurisdictions except the NT and Qld will see an increase in GST payments. (AAP: Joel Carrett) The Northern Territory’s share of the GST will drop by $136 million in the next financial year — which has the NT Government calling for help and …

GST redistribution delivers boosts to WA and Victoria, but NT and Queensland set to lose out

GST redistribution delivers boosts to WA and Victoria, but NT and Queensland set to lose out

Updated April 05, 2018 14:36:38 Video: Scott Morrison announces this year’s GST redistribution (ABC News) Related Story: Don’t pop the champagne corks to celebrate a GST win yet WA Related Story: ‘Very big win’: GST change could give WA billions in extra revenue Western Australia is set to receive a …