Topic archives: carbon tax

Searching for smart tax implementation? Look a little closer to home

February 22, 2018 1

The government of Singapore has revealed a new plan to boost GST and implement a carbon tax to offset predicted budget strain — foresight the Turnbull government could use.

Carbon tax zombies attack

April 28, 2016

The Labor leader treads a fine line with climate policy catchphrases.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

April 28, 2016 5

Malcolm calling ... don't get mad, get Madigan ... they just plane suck ...

Tips and Rumours: Freedom Boy to the rescue!

September 4, 2015

The IPA is up for a very prestigious prize.

Repent, ye sinners: world about to end in a hellish blaze of carbon tax fury

Repent, ye sinners: world about to end in a hellish blaze of carbon tax fury

August 11, 2015 15

And Bill Shorten, who deceived them, was thrown into the lake of burning sulfur, where the carbon tax and wind farms had been thrown. They will be tormented forever, writes economist and prophet Tom Westland.

25 years on, Hawke’s climate change crisis still ignored by Australian govt

25 years on, Hawke’s climate change crisis still ignored by Australian govt

January 5, 2015 32

The problem was there 25 years ago, but Australia still lags behind the rest of the world in the struggle against climate change.

Aboriginal fire scheme a carbon tax repeal victim

Aboriginal fire scheme a carbon tax repeal victim

October 28, 2014 2

An indigenous controlled burn land management program is one of the latest casualties of the repeal of the carbon tax, writes freelance journalist Karen Coombs.

Gillard’s back in the limelight, with Kevin nowhere to be seen

Gillard’s back in the limelight, with Kevin nowhere to be seen

September 30, 2014 9

Julia Gillard was warm, funny and engaging at a discussion of her memoir in Sydney last night.

Brickworks wasn’t hurt by carbon tax — in fact, it thrived

Brickworks wasn’t hurt by carbon tax — in fact, it thrived

September 26, 2014 2

Two telling financial metrics in Brickworks 2013-14 annual results (released yesterday) reveal the fraudulent nature of the company's anti-tax campaign.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 26, 2014 2

Changing carbon price opinions ... uncomfortable dates for student politicians ... Courier Mail subs confusion ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 25, 2014 1

RACV elections a done deal? ... Harold Holt -- we've found him! ... Liberal candidate jumps the gun ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 1, 2014 4

Radio Australia listeners asking questions ... University of Queensland and gas donations ... WCF no James Bond affair ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

August 29, 2014 6

Classification board roles politicised ... carbon tax savings don't add up ... Gillard's book launch no cheap affair

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

August 28, 2014 1

Spectator Australia charging for old blog posts ... Keating says no biography on the cards ... senior SBS staffers laid off

iSentia index: MH17 disaster brings foreign affairs into sharp focus

iSentia index: MH17 disaster brings foreign affairs into sharp focus

July 23, 2014

A busy week in news -- from MH17 to a certain PUP senator's requirements for a partner.

The double standards of terrorism

July 21, 2014 3

Crikey readers have their say on plane crashes, the carbon tax and other issues of the day.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

July 21, 2014 2

More financial woes for Tinkler ... where's the carbon tax discounts? ... paid for Twitter spam? Unlikely ...

Let’s not be too hasty to blame all old white men

July 18, 2014

Crikey readers talk the death of the carbon tax and youth unemployment.

Rundle: inside the bloody red chamber as time disappears

Rundle: inside the bloody red chamber as time disappears

July 17, 2014 4

The carbon tax was repealed at 11.14, but there's still a long way to go for this sitting of Senate.

Rundle: Clive runs riot as Abbott holds his breath

Rundle: Clive runs riot as Abbott holds his breath

July 16, 2014 13

This was meant to be the Abbott government's fortnight of triumph, repealing carbon tax and mining tax hand-in-hand with the newbie senators. But Palmer had other ideas ...