28 Jul 11 Treasurer releases Tax Forum Discussion Paper
In media release No 2011/089, issued 28 July 2011, the Treasurer, Wayne Swan, announced the release of a discussion paper to inform public debate on priorities and directions for continuing tax reform in the lead-up to the Tax Forum on 4-5 October 2011.
The discussion paper outlines a range of ideas that were raised in the Australia’s Future Tax System Review that are likely to be discussed at the Tax Forum.
The discussion paper includes a section on each of the 6 sessions that will be held at the forum: personal tax; transfer payments; business tax; state taxes; environmental and social taxes; and tax system governance.
The discussion paper, initial invitation list and online expression of interest form are available at the Tax Forum website.