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Australia Institute 2020 Budget Wrap

The Economy Income tax cuts as stimulus by Matt Grudnoff The fiscal cliff by David Richardson It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World by Alia Armistead Creating jobs by stimulating business by David Richardson Research & Development by David Richardson Spending on infrastructure by David Richardson Climate & Energy Climate change, what climate change? by Richie

January 2019

Trans Tarkine Track clips

Over the summer, we have been busy recording what Tasmanians think about a whole range of issues. Tassie is cool and tourism is hot – with our state having the largest rise in visitor numbers this quarter. Whilst some in the South and East are worried about over crowding and under funding of infrastructure, the

Rebuilding Vocational Training in Australia

Australia’s manufacturing sector has been experiencing an important and welcome rebound during the last two years. The turnaround has been documented and analysed in previous Centre for Future Work research (including studies published in 2017 and 2018 as part of the National Manufacturing Summit, co-sponsored by the Centre). Ironically, the manufacturing recovery could be short-circuited

November 2018

August 2018

Lendlease – reported full year results on 22 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Lendlease’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $825.7 million gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 1,066.2 Company tax 2017-18 272.6 Benefit from company tax cut based on

Big Four Banks

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on the big four banks’ reporting, the company tax cut would be a $39.49 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just these four companies. Big Four Banks $ million Profit 2017-18 44,262 Benefit from company tax cut based on 2017-18 profit 2,173

Fortescue – reported full year results on 20 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Fortescue’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $1.523 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million (converted from US$) Profit 2017-18 1,705.7 Company tax 2017-18 502.8 Benefit from company tax

Woolworths Group – reported full year results on 20 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Woolworths Group’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $2.175 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18          2,394 Company tax 2017-18             718 Benefit from company tax cut based

Telstra – reported full year results on 16 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Telstra’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $4.765 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 5,102 Company tax 2017-18 1,573 Benefit from company tax cut based on

QBE – reported half year results on 15 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on QBE’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $87.8 million gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 394.0 Company tax 2017-18 29.0 Benefit from company tax cut based on

Woodside – reported half year results on 15 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Woodside’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $1.76 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 (Twice half year result) 1,740 Company tax 2017-18 (Twice half year result)

JB Hifi – reported full year results on 13 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on JB Hifi’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $306.8 million gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 334.5 Company tax 2017-18 101.3 Benefit from company tax cut based

Aurizon – reported full year results on 13 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Aurizon’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $296.8 million gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 326.0 Company tax 2017-18 98.0 Benefit from company tax cut based on

AGL – reported full year results on 9 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on AGL’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $2.011 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 2,251 Company tax 2017-18 664 Benefit from company tax cut based on

Suncorp – reported full year results on 9 August 2018

New analysis by The Australia Institute shows that based on Suncorp’s annual report, the company tax cut would be a $1.53 billion gift over the first decade of the cut to just this one company. Return to Revenue Watch $ million Profit 2017-18 1,564 Company tax 2017-18 505 Benefit from company tax cut based on

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