September 2010

May 2009

Time to reform capital gains tax

by David Ingles in ABC The Drum

There are strong equity and efficiency arguments for taxing all income from capital at the same rate; the current concessions are wrong in principle and regressive in practice. The focus should be on why the wealthy enjoy the unique privilege of having a sizeable part of their real income taxed at half the normal rate.

March 2009

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