Tax Facts

Tax Glossary - summary of various tax terms.

Tax Fact #18: What is capital gains tax? - December 2020

Tax Fact #17: What is payroll tax? - December 2020

Tax Fact #16: What is land tax? - November 2020

Tax Fact #15: What is international tax? - November 2020

Tax Fact #14: What is alternative financing? - May 2020

Tax Fact #13: Australia’s tax policy: Raising and sharing tax revenue - September 2019

Tax Fact #12: Australia’s tax policy: What is negative gearing? - September 2019

Tax Fact #11: Economic fundamentals: Tax incidence and elasticity - September 2019

Tax Fact #10: Economic fundamentals: Tax salience - September 2019

Tax Fact #9: What is bracket creep? - July 2019

Tax Fact #8: Good tax policy: Taxing economic rents - May 2019

Tax Fact #7: Australia’s tax policy: Is the low income tax offset (LITO) different to the tax-free threshold? - April 2019

Tax Fact #6: Good tax policy: Tax offsets or tax deductions? - April 2019

Tax Fact #5: Economic fundamentals: Randomised control trials - April 2019

Tax Fact #4: Good tax policy: Taxing negative externalities - April 2019

Tax Fact #3: Good tax policy: Broadening the tax base and lowering tax rates - April 2019

Tax Fact #2: Economic fundamentals: Deadweight loss - April 2019

Tax Fact #1: Principles of tax system design - August 2018

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