The Australian Financial Review mentioned The Tax Institute’s Great Tax Debate on Monday 12 September 2011: “GST raised – at least for discussion” and wrote an Editorial: “Reform requires discussion first”. The articles report comments made at the event by Professor Greg Smith.
The Australian Financial Review extensively quoted The Tax Institute on Tuesday 13 September 2011: “Experts deny sales levy battle is dead”. The article relates to tax reform, the Government's Tax Forum and the GST. In the article, we say that the Treasurer and the Government are not going to be able to stop businesses and representatives from talking about the GST in October.
Dynamic Business published an article on the launch of The Tax Institute’s iPad app on Tuesday 13 September 2011: “Keep up with tax changes digitally.” In the article, we say that the app is a detailed, immersive version of the monthly journal that makes keeping up with changing complexities of tax relatively painless. To view the article, please click here.
The Australian Financial Review extensively reports on Justice Edmonds' address to last week’s Tax Institute GST Intensive on Wednesday 14 September 2011: 'Treasury slams inefficient GST'. We are also quoted in the article and say that the support of the esteemed Judge adds significant weight to the lack of merit in the Government excluding GST from the tax forum.
On the same issue, The Age and Sydney Morning Herald mentioned Justice Edmonds' address on 15 September 2011: “Judge hits out at a leaky, expensive GST”. To view the article, please click here.