Tagged “luxury car tax”

Toyota Passes-On Luxury Car Tax Savings, Renews Calls For LCT To Be Abolished

Toyota Australia has passed on the savings from a higher Luxury Car Tax threshold, put in place from the beginning of the new financial year on Jul...

Federal Budget 2016/17 - Small Business And Infrastructure In Front

With a Federal election expected July 2, the Federal Government last night handed down its 2016/17 budget.

Audi, BMW, Porsche, Toyota To Pass On LCT-Related Savings

With the Federal Government's increase to the luxury car tax (LCT) threshold now in effect, serveral manufacturers are already starting to pass...

Federal Government: Small Business The Big Budget Winners

Small business operators in Australia are among the big winners from the 2015/16 Federal Budget handed down by Treasurer Joe Hockey last night.

Productivity Commission Report Calls For An End To Australian Car Industry

The Federal Government should not fund the Australian new-car manufacturing industry, once existing assistance schemes expire.

Toyota Calls For End To Luxury Car Tax, Reduces Prices

Toyota will again pass on savings from the newly increased Luxury Car Tax threshold as it calls once more for the “discriminatory” tax ...

The Week That Was: Holden’s Future Plans, Renault Clio GT, Vale Harry Firth

Holden aimed to shore up its future in Australia this week, holding a media event which outlined a series of new (but familiar) models.

Luxury Car Tax: Australian Tax Office Closes ‘Loophole’, Discounts Targeted

The Australian Tax Office’s new luxury car tax laws (LCTs) are now in force, following its successful bid to close a loophole in the con...

Audi and Toyota To Pass On Savings From Increased LCT Threshold

Both Audi and Toyota have announced this week that all savings from the increased Luxury Car Tax (LCT) threshold, effective from yesterday, will...

Lotus Continues To Absorb LCT Increase And Maintain 2008 Pricing

Buying that 'Plucky Brit' go-cart isn't going to cost you any more than it did back in the good ol' pre-meltdown days of 2008. Lotus Cars Australi...

2009 BMW 3-Series Australian Pricing

BMW's 3-Series has enjoyed a huge run of success and now, come November, the darling of the Australian white collar worker is to be replaced by a ...

Audi Selling Cars 'Luxury Car Tax'-Free

It came to my attention last week that Audi has been working hard to turn the recent Luxury Car Tax (LCT) increase to their sales advantage.

BMW Reports Diesel Car Sales on the Rise

BMW has announced that sales of its diesel-engined models are rising at an rapid rate, with the 4055 diesel sales for this year representing a 65 ...

Porsche Reviews Pricing After LCT Bombs in the Senate

Earlier today we broke the news that the proposed increase in the Luxury Car Tax (LCT) in Australia had been defeated in the Senate.

Luxury Car Tax Crashes in the Senate

  STOP PRESS: The Rudd Government’s proposed increase to the luxury car tax, from 25 percent to 33 percent on vehicles worth more than $57,...

VACC Considers Luxury Car Tax a Ridiculous Shambles

The VACC has labelled the Rudd Labor Government’s proposed Luxury Car Tax (LCT) a ridiculous shambles and we cannot help but agree. The Rudd Gov...

Rudd government to increase tax on luxury cars

With the Rudd administration due to handdown their first budget this Tuesday, wealthy average Australians are preparing to dodge the bullets and o...