It was Kerry Packer who said that anyone who wasn’t minimising their tax should get their head read, so the Sydney Institute has emailed its friends and followers to say it “is happy to accept donations in the period between the Winter Solstice and the end of the Financial Year 2015-16” in a cheeky little note on Tuesday. The email from Anne Henderson also said that “even UK pounds (post Brexit) gratefully accepted”. We’re not sure how that will go when trying to claim a tax deduction in a few weeks, though.

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