Published on 13 Dec 12
by Australian Tax Research Foundation
Do you believe it is time for inefficient State taxes to be reformed? Should stamp duties continue to be charged on residential home purchases? Why are duties still levied on insurance policies? Such reform cannot begin without alternate financial support being found for the States and Territories if they are to give up their funding streams provided by State taxes.
In this presentation, Bruce Carter of Ferrier Hodgson, who is a member of the Federal Government’s panel that is reviewing the way GST is distributed among the States and Territories, gives his thoughts.