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The new Federal Government and business taxation paper

Published on 27 May 08 by NEW SOUTH WALES DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE

The Federal Government has a large backlog of measures from the previous government, and new tax imperatives to support business and economic policies. This paper covers the current and likely tax work program of government and discuss tax policy experiences in the first six months of the new government. Topics covered include:

  • the unlegislated policies of the previous government including TOFA 1 and 2 adjustments, TOFA 3 and 4 and the many unresolved consolidation issues
  • policies unveiled before the election, including tax reform of managed funds
  • policies announced since the election, including scrip takeover rules
  • the tax consultation directions of the new government
  • Budget 2008 developments
  • business tax changes which can be expected, including international tax reform, off-market share buy-backs and what's left of the 1936 Act
  • tax competitiveness for Australia in 2008.

Author profile:

Author Photo - Tony STOLAREK
Tony STOLAREK
Tony is a Partner in the Ernst & Young National Tax Group and has been involved with tax consolidation since its creation emerging from the Ralph RBT. Tony was a member of the Tax Consolidation Joint Design team of Treasury, ATO and professionals, and remains a member of the NTLG Consolidation Subcommittee and various working groups dealing with consolidation practice, emerging law and ATO compliance initiatives for consolidating groups. Tony is a member of the ICAA National Tax Technical Committee and chairs it’s Consolidation Working Group.
Current at 9 February 2009
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