From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours …

Bradbury does tax for the OECD. Breaking news: former Labor MP for Lindsay David Bradbury has been appointed head of the Tax Policy and Statistics Division at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris. Bradbury was a tax lawyer before entering politics; he won Lindsay in 2007, narrowly survived in 2010 and then lost to Fiona Scott last year.