Tax

Businesses paying more tax than ever

Company tax data released today shows that large companies in Australia are paying almost two thirds of all company tax, providing $45.7 billion in government revenue to fund services and...

Tax

Business welcomes plan to bring tax cuts forward

Business commends the Government’s commitment to fast-track tax cuts for businesses with a turnover up to $50 million, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today. “The Government’s plan to...

Interview with David Speers, Sky News, Speers on Sunday

Event: Interview with David Speers, Sky News, Speers on SundaySpeaker: Jennifer WestacottDate: 16 September 2018Topics: Energy, company tax, aged care royal commission  E&OE David Speers, Host: Only a month ago, Malcolm...

Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC RN Breakfast

Event: Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC RN BreakfastSpeaker: Jennifer WestacottDate: 7 September 2018Topics: Energy, company tax and political culture E&OE Fran Kelly, Host: The economy and corporate profits have been picking up pace...

Senate selling Australian workers short

The losers from the Senate’s failure to give Australia a competitive company tax rate will be Australian workers, through lower investment, fewer jobs and slower wage growth, Business Council chief...