On 12 November The Tax Institute’s Senior Tax Counsel, Robert Jeremenko delivered a speech at the Committee for Economic Development of Australia’s (CEDA) Women in Leadership event in Sydney. The speech was extensively detailed in The Australian: Push for tax claim on cost of childcare focusing on our call for a deductible child care.
The Tax Institute’s media release: Tax Institute Calls for Tax Deductible Child Care can be found on our website.
On the same day the ATO announced the appointment of Mr Chris Jordan AO as the new Commissioner of Taxation. The Tax Institute welcomed Mr Jordan in a media release: Private Sector Piece in Tax Office Jigsaw Puzzle
On 13 November The Tax Institute was quoted in the Australian Financial Review: Jordan offers strong business links Herald Sun: Former Howard adviser gets top tax job and SmartCompany: Government appoints outsider Jordan as ATO heads toward a fresh approach with regards to his appointment.
Also on 13 November The Tax Institute was quoted in Women’s Agenda: Women wasted in a system that rewards staying at home in relation to the Women in Leadership event hosted by CEDA.
On 14 November The Tax Institute was quoted in SBWire California: GST Not to be Implemented on Online Retail for Years to Come regarding the Federal Government’s proposed GST review.