Tim Wilson

From the Crikey grapevine, it’s the latest tips and rumours …

Call to arms? Liberal MP Tim "freedom boy" Wilson has been in a lot of strife this week after reports that he appeared to collude with his relative Geoff Wilson (whose company he owns shares in), to set up an inquiry into Labor’s franking changes. During the inquiry, Wilson created a website Stop The Retirement Tax to sign people up to hearings, which in turn came under fire for initially making people sign a Liberal Party petition. But a sharp tipster got in contact to point out that Wilson’s website may have abused other conventions. At the bottom of the page, it displays the Commonwealth coat of arms.