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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.

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.

Budget funding focuses on businesses

FMCG stakeholders will be subjected to a Skilling Australians Fund levy.

Supermarkets’ unhealthy influence

How consumers get sucked in by junk food specials.

AACS: Convenience on right track

All signs are pointing to another solid performance for the convenience channel this year.

AUSVEG backs sugar tax

Tax revenue can be used to fund obesity health campaigns, group says.

Turnbull avoids tax relief question in meeting with SMEs

Prime Minister resists calls from Sydney small businesses to promise further tax relief.

Tobacco tax is discrimination: AACS

Industry body denounces Labor's plans to raise the tax on cigarettes.