tax Reviews and News

View all reviews
Federal Gov: Tough Budget Delivers ‘Eight Snowy Schemes’ In Infrastructure
2014/15 Federal Budget: Fuel Excise Rises, New Roads, Support For Apprentices

Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey has announced infrastructure projects equivalent to “eight Snowy Mountains Schemes&rd...

May 14, 2014 (3 years ago)
Nissan Leaf Is Norway’s Top Seller For October, EVs Still Struggling In Oz
Government Support For EVs: Nissan Leaf Becomes Norway’s Top Selling Car For October, Fourth Overall For 2013 So Far

Nissan’s Leaf hatch has topped the sales charts in Norway, becoming the first electric vehicle (EV) to do so....

Nov 6, 2013 (4 years ago)


Tesla Model S Now Available To Rent At Thrifty - But Only In Canberra…

FRI, 21 OCT, 2016

Thrifty rental cars has added a Tesla Model S to its fleet at Canberra Airport, with the luxury electric vehicle now available to rent in Australia...

A New Tax Slug For Melbourne Motorists…CBD A No-Go Zone?

TUE, 4 OCT, 2016

Melbourne motorists are feeling like a hunted species today.

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

WED, 4 MAY, 2016

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

Petrol Prices: “Gouging” Perhaps, Just Don’t Talk About The Tax Cash Cow

WED, 17 FEB, 2016

As of February 1 2016, the excise levied on every litre of petrol we buy is 39.5 cents (cpl).

Australian Car Companies – Who Paid Tax FY 2013-2014, And Who Didn’t

FRI, 18 DEC, 2015

Commenting on matters of tax is like throwing stones inside a glass house.

Volkswagen Emissions Scandal - Class Actions, US Tax Fraud Investigation

FRI, 9 OCT, 2015

The latest updates in the ongoing Volkswagen ‘dieselgate’ emissions scandal involve more financial pain for the German carmaker.

Labor Offers Federal Govt A Deal To Back New Fuel Excise Hike

TUE, 23 JUN, 2015

Labor has backed down on its opposition to the Federal Government’s plan to reintroduce indexation of the fuel excise, offering the governmen...

Uber Drivers Warned To Expect ABN, GST Registration Demands

WED, 20 MAY, 2015

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has warned operators of the ride-sharing service Uber to expect a knock at the door should they attempt to avoid pa...

Federal Government: Small Business The Big Budget Winners

WED, 13 MAY, 2015

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

Fuel Excise Hike Hits Today, ‘Keep Your Receipts’ Says NRMA

MON, 10 NOV, 2014

The Federal Government’s controversial fuel excise hike takes effect from today, though the legislation to enforce it is yet to pass through ...