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Roadshow to reset regional direction

IT’S time for a wake-up call. Lately we’ve heard a lot from many Australian politicians interested in furthering their own careers or protecting their own jobs.

If Australia lags rather than leads, then everyone suffers

This opinion article by Grant King appeared in The Australian Financial Review on 8 March 2017. Treasury Secretary John Fraser hit the nail on the head when he warned senators recently of the "missing link" that imperils our economy. "Business...

Company tax cuts good for business and good for Australia

IT STRIKES me that many people are now going out of their way to oppose modest company tax cuts simply because they’re caught up in the anti-business firestorm raging across the nation.

Australia's high company tax rate is wage theft on a grand scale

The purpose of the government's 10-year Enterprise Tax Plan plan is clear. To make sure Australian corporate tax rates are globally competitive so businesses in Australia and from overseas are incentivised to increase investment in Australia. Past experience shows that increased investment...

Only business tax plan gets the nation back into the game

Australian businesses are backing a reduction in the company tax rate because it's good for the nation; an uncompetitive tax regime is a burden on job creation, exports, innovation and investment. It stifles creativity, entrepreneurialism, reward for effort, and drags...

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