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Small firms get timely July 1 tax cuts

From Wednesday, the corporate tax rate for businesses with an annual turnover of under $50 million will be reduced.

Australia’s beer tax rises to $2.26 per litre of beer

Australia’s beer tax has been automatically increasing every six month for the last 35 years.

Australian of the Year calls for tax on sugary drinks

Dr James Muecke is urging Scott Morrison’s government to enact a 20 per cent tax on sugary drinks.

Stages 1 and 2 of the tax cuts should pass. But Stage 3 would return us to the 1950s

The government’s refusal to “split the bill” holds the first hostage to the fate of the third and least affordable.

What just happened to our tax?

Unpacking the tax plans from Budget 2019.

Australian Government axes ‘sexist’ tampon tax

Government to ditch tampon tax in January 2019.

Sweet power: the politics of sugar, sugary drinks and poor nutrition in Australia

“Sugary drinks tax is no silver bullet.”

Politicians are inflating the evidence used to justify tax increases

Studies show tax increase will be only half as effective as planned in reducing consumption.

Wine regulator to administer industry welfare

Government allots $60 million for wine programs.

Taxing sugary drinks would boost productivity, not just health

Adding tax to beverages will help counter the obesity problem.