Pages tagged by "Public Finance"

State and Territory tax reform

The nature of Australia’s federation, including its Constitution, means the Commonwealth controls the principal revenue-raising instruments, but large...

Australia's future tax system

The year 2001 marked the centenary of the Australian Federation, and the new century promised fresh opportunities as technology developments and an...

2000: A new tax system

In 1995, John Howard, the newly elected leader of the Opposition, reflecting on the Coalition’s loss of the 1993 federal election on the back of the Labor...

The political economy of taxation

This paper makes the case for a more deliberate and expansive consideration of political economy issues in the context of Australian tax policy. Although...

1985 reform of the Australian tax system

After the tumult of the Whitlam government, the Fraser government (1975-1983) saw consolidation with less reform. The 1975 Asprey report remained largely...

Post-war tax reviews and the Asprey Blueprint

After World War II, international attention turned to economic reconstruction and the transition back to peace-time. As Australia settled into the 1950s...

TTPI Public Finance and Public Policy Scholarship

The objective of this award is to provide support to an honours student with research interests in the legal and economic aspects of taxation and public economics and its application to public policy.

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