Nonprofits and the GST : don't sign anything until you've read the fine print, (if you can find it to read!)

McGregor-Lowndes, Myles (1998) Nonprofits and the GST : don't sign anything until you've read the fine print, (if you can find it to read!). Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. [Working Paper]

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On 13 August, 1997 Prime Minister Mr Howard announced five principles as a foundation for a Tax Reform Package to revitalise the Australian economy. They were that:

  1. there should be no overall increase in the overall tax burden;
  2. any new taxation system should involve major reductions in personal income tax with special regard to the taxation treatment of families;
  3. consideration should be given to a broad-based indirect tax to replace some or all of the existing indirect taxes;
  4. there would be appropriate compensation for those deserving of special consideration; and
  5. reform of Commonwealth-State financial relations must be addressed...

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ID Code: 53423
Item Type: Working Paper
Refereed: No
Keywords: Tax Reform Package, taxation and social reforms
ISBN: 1864351373
ISSN: 1037-1516
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > ACCOUNTING AUDITING AND ACCOUNTABILITY (150100) > Taxation Accounting (150107)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1998 Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies
Deposited On: 02 Sep 2012 23:09
Last Modified: 26 Sep 2013 01:17

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