Tax

Feb
07
The need for tax reform

The need for tax reform

We desperately need tax reform in this country and fixing bracket creep for good would be an excellent feather for Chalmers to put in his rather empty reformist cap.
9 min read
Jan
24
Albo's stage 3 backflip

Albo's stage 3 backflip

I'm honestly not sure why Albo was willing to risk so much political capital on a relatively small distributional change just to get his very own Oprah moment. But the whole stage 3 tax cut song and dance is a recurring sideshow to a much, much deeper issue: bracket creep.
9 min read
Nov
13
Does money make you happy?

Does money make you happy?

Ah, the age-old question: does money buy you happiness? The general consensus is yes – to an extent. For example, surely
4 min read