Tax

Jennifer Westacott and Ticky Fullerton (Sky Business) interview

Event: Interview with Ticky Fullerton, Sky BusinessSpeaker: Jennifer WestacottDate: 2 August 2018Topics: Company Tax, Banking Royal Commission, ASX Corporate Governance Council’s Principles and Recommendations, National Energy GuaranteeE&OE Ticky: Now one thing you can say...

Take the brakes off South Australia

South Australian businesses can compete with anywhere in the world but to continue powering ahead they must be able to attract vital investment to grow, create jobs and find new...

Business welcomes proposed GST changes

Business welcomes the Federal Government’s proposed changes to the GST distribution, which potentially end years of inter-state bickering, Business Council of Australia chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today. “The combined...

More confusion about company tax

The federal Opposition has created confusion and will hurt business confidence with its decision today to wind back already legislated tax cuts and enshrine a two-tier company tax system, Business...

Australia needs business to thrive

The business community commends the Government’s continued commitment to deliver Australia a competitive company tax system, Business Council of Australia chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today. “We are disappointed the...

Jennifer Westacott – Company tax doorstop Canberra

Event: Company Tax Doorstop CanberraSpeaker: Jennifer Westacott (Business Council of Australia) and Peter Strong (COSBOA)Date: 26 June 2018Topics: Company tax, National Energy GuaranteeE&OE Jennifer Westacott, chief executive Business Council of Australia: Well, I'm here today...

Important first step on tax reform

We commend the Senate today for taking the first of two critical steps in improving our tax system by passing the income tax changes and urge the Parliament to take...