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2015/04/26 09:46
2015/04/26 09:46
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A well planned strategy can maximise your benefits in retirement from the sale of an investment property. Q. My wife and I are both 68, retired, debt free and we own our home. We have $260,000...
2015/04/26 09:46
2015/04/26 09:46
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2015/04/22 07:12
2015/04/22 07:12
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Labor's plan to target superannuation tax concessions for the well-off fails to take advantage of another $9 billion in savings available and falls short of making the system sustainable, according to...
2015/04/21 01:55
2015/04/21 01:55
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Australia $29 billion system of franking credits for investors is skewed heavily to the rich and ripping a hole in the Budget, a new analysis has found. Australia $29 billion system of franking...
2015/04/20 23:26
2015/04/20 23:26
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Fact check: Are superannuation tax breaks fair, or do they favour the rich? As iron ore prices plummet and government revenue continues to shrink, there has been much discussion of ways to balance...
2015/04/20 14:55
2015/04/20 14:55
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The man hand-picked by Treasurer Joe Hockey to review the nation's tax system publicly criticised one of the major policy announcements expected in the May budget - a "Google Tax" on multinational...
2015/04/20 07:05
2015/04/20 07:05
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If non hydro renewable energy were really free it would be great but in reality it is either heavily subsidized by Government, other energy users or frequently both. @Harry, I would happily support...
2015/04/20 03:24
2015/04/20 03:24
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The ASX graph is a good one today! ASX looks completely flustered and has got absolutely no idea what is going on. ASX clearly an underperformer as compared to the rest of Asia today. A buying day...
2015/04/20 03:05
2015/04/20 03:05
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... Homer - "Come back and tell us how good renewables are when they can produce more then 10% of what is required" From IEA statistics: New Zealand produces 72.93% of its electricity from renewable...
2015/04/19 20:11
2015/04/19 20:11
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LAST week former federal treasurer Peter Costello gave Joe Hockey a well-deserved critical blast. Hockey then accused Costello of not having the same sort of problems he is plagued with. He is wrong...
2015/04/17 07:55
2015/04/17 07:55
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Two of the most important board vacancies in the nation were filled this week and barely anyone noticed. The appointment of two new members to the board of guardians of the country’s sovereign wealth...
2015/04/16 02:26
2015/04/16 02:26
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David Alexander David Alexander is the managing director (Federal) at Barton Deakin Government Relations in Canberra. He was an adviser then senior adviser to Treasurer Peter Costello during the...
2015/04/15 06:10
2015/04/15 06:10
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The Coalition now faces fiscal conflict on three fronts, and they’re going about as well as you’d expect from this government. First there’s the enemy within, sabotaging and blowing up whatever he...
2015/04/15 00:28
2015/04/15 00:28
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Iraq deployment: Joint Press Conference, CanberraWednesday, 15 April 2015, 11:32 amPress Release: Australian GovernmentJoint Press Conference, Canberra14 April 2015 Parliament House, Canberra Prime...
2015/04/14 23:18
2015/04/14 23:18
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PROMINENT Australian scientist Dr Karl Kruszelnicki has walked away from his endorsement of the government’s intergenerational report, saying he regrets taking part in advertisements spruiking the...
2015/04/14 21:55
2015/04/14 21:55
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Costello on Tuesday waded into Treasurer Joe Hockey’s tax “conversation” to say the government’s discussion paper had talked about “lower, simpler, fairer” tax but had prompted a flood of demands for...
2015/04/14 20:05
2015/04/14 20:05
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The world's leading economic group has cut its growth forecast for Australia as the nation feels the crunch from the rout in commodity prices. The International Monetary Fund says the global...
2015/04/14 15:55
2015/04/14 15:55
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The Abbott government's second budget will set the course for a "nimble" five-pillar Australian economy, according to Prime Minister Tony Abbott, and will contain new money for families and for small...
2015/04/14 14:18
2015/04/14 14:18
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RAISING the rate of the GST to 12 per cent and applying it to fresh food would generate enough cash to cut all income tax rates, boost the tax-free threshold and provide battlers with billions of...
2015/04/14 08:36
2015/04/14 08:36
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A STOUSH between former Liberal treasurer Peter Costello and Joe Hockey erupted on Tuesday after Mr Costello accused the government of going back on its promise to create a simpler and fairer tax...
2015/04/14 03:18
2015/04/14 03:18
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Read my lips: Josh Freydenberg has reiterated that 'there will be no increase in the GST or broadening of the base'. Photo: Eddie Jim The Prime Minister's new salesman Josh Frydenberg is refusing to...
2015/04/26 09:46
2015/04/26 09:46
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