Budget 2018: Income tax brackets and how the Government’s plan really works

Budget 2018: Income tax brackets and how the Government’s plan really works

Posted May 11, 2018 05:01:14 For something considered as certain as death, confusion reigns when it comes to income tax. The Government is selling its personal income tax plan by arguing that “94 per cent of Australian taxpayers will pay no more than 32.5 cents in the dollar”, compared to …

Bill Shorten offers bigger tax break than Government in budget reply

Bill Shorten offers bigger tax break than Government in budget reply

Updated May 10, 2018 20:02:53 Related Story: Find out if you’re a winner or a loser in this year’s budget Related Story: Tax cut wars! Surgeon vs nurse, solicitor vs social worker, chippy vs GP Federal Labor has used its budget reply to offer a bigger tax break than the …

Bill Shorten labelled ‘shifty’ as Labor questions the fairness of proposed tax cuts

Bill Shorten labelled ‘shifty’ as Labor questions the fairness of proposed tax cuts

Updated May 10, 2018 17:31:05 The Coalition has revived its “Kill Bill” strategy which aims to damage Labor leader Bill Shorten’s credibility. Key Points: Government revives strategy to attack Bill Shorten’s credibility Labor questions the fairness of the Government’s budget tax cuts Five by-elections looming Mr Shorten will deliver his …

Aged-care providers to face inquiry over alleged tax avoidance | Australia news

A Senate inquiry has been announced into allegations of multinational tax avoidance among Australia’s largest for-profit nursing home providers. The inquiry comes on the back of a damning report by the Tax Justice Network, which suggested big aged-care providers were shifting profits offshore and paying minimal tax, while simultaneously receiving …

Coalition defends tax plan while attacking Labor on dual citizenship – politics live | Australia news

3.55am BST03:55 One Nation has named Matthew Stephen as their candidate in the Longman byelection. Stephen ran for the seat of Sandgate in the last state election, where the Australian revealed he had only just avoided bankrupcy and had his trades licence temporarily suspended seven times for not paying fees …

Morning mail: Morrison’s tax plan labelled ‘regressive’ | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Thursday 10 May. Top stories High earners will benefit much more from the Coalition’s tax changes, according to analysis by a leading thinktank. Someone on $200,000 a year earns five times more than someone on …

Budget 2018: Bill Shorten to ramp up attack on Government’s tax cuts in reply speech – Budget 2018

Budget 2018: Bill Shorten to ramp up attack on Government’s tax cuts in reply speech – Budget 2018

Posted May 10, 2018 05:42:39 Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is expected to lay out his own plan for tax cuts tonight when he gives his budget reply speech in Canberra. Political debate has been intensifying over the Coalition’s plan to restructure the tax system, which was the centrepiece of …

Tax cut wars! Surgeon vs nurse, solicitor vs social worker, chippy vs GP: Who saves more and when

Tax cut wars! Surgeon vs nurse, solicitor vs social worker, chippy vs GP: Who saves more and when

Posted May 10, 2018 04:47:49 The Government’s new personal tax cut plan promises to deliver savings for 10 million Australians. Now Parliament is set for months of debate over the merits of the package and who benefits most. Modelling shows nurses, carpenters, social workers and truck drivers on typical incomes …

Budget 2018: Scott Morrison rules out tax bill carve-up in face of Labor call for split vote – Budget 2018

Budget 2018: Scott Morrison rules out tax bill carve-up in face of Labor call for split vote – Budget 2018

Updated May 09, 2018 19:38:21 Low and middle-income earners could miss out on tax cuts outlined in the federal budget, with a political fight already brewing over which Australians deserve to keep more money in their pockets. Key points: Treasurer Scott Morrison says his plan to cut taxes will only …