13 Jan 1010 Government receives the Australia's Future Tax System Review
In a media release issued on 23 December 2009, the Treasurer, Wayne Swan, advised that he had received the report of the Australia's Future Tax System review panel (Ken Henry, Jeff Harmer, John Piggott, Heather Ridout and Greg Smith) on the same day.
The Treasurer noted that the community provided around 1,500 formal submissions and over 4,700 letters to the review team and participated in discussion forums held right around the country. The Treasurer confirmed that the Government will consider the review and release it in early 2010, along with an initial response.
For a copy of the Treasurer's media release, No 2009/125, 23 December 2009, go here