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Crikey Worm: Labor to tackle tax, did Australia promise to resettle refugees?

Crikey Worm: Labor to tackle tax, did Australia promise to resettle refugees?

Josh Taylor July 25, 2017

The UN isn't happy that the government has backtracked on promises to settle refugees, and ScoMo targets Labor's trust overhaul proposal. It's the news you need to know, by Josh Taylor and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: Banks hit back at government, and what next for Manus Island detainees?

Charlie Lewis May 16, 2017

Small businesses are at risk from ransomware, NAB chairman Ken Henry is furious about the bank tax and Manus Island detainees told their time in the camp is coming to an end.  It's the news you need to know, by Charlie Lewis and Max Chalmers.

Per Capita’s fantasy budget: scrap the sub building, bring back Gonski 1.0

Crikey May 8, 2017 6 Comments

What should tomorrow's federal budget include? Emma Dawson, executive director at Per Capita and Stephen Koukoulas, Per Capita research fellow, have a crack at it.

Crikey Worm: Gas fallout, infrastructure push, Homeland Security coming

Crikey Worm: Gas fallout, infrastructure push, Homeland Security coming

Josh Taylor April 28, 2017

Gas companies raise concerns about PM's price claims, Rail and airport funding planned with "good debt" and Department of State coming, write Josh Taylor and Max Chalmers.

Coal lies exposed, Adani’s house of cards teeters

Crikey April 18, 2017 17 Comments

From the backbench to foreign policy and economics, the budget and now Alan Jones, Adani is causing Turnbull all sorts of problems, writes Australia Institute executive director Ben Oquist.

Liberal senators push for Minerals Council wishlist, doubtless completely coincidentally

Josh Taylor February 16, 2017 9 Comments

Coalition concerns over political activity by environmental groups mirrors the concerns of the coal lobby.

The Kiwi experience proves cutting company taxes screws everyone but those companies

The Kiwi experience proves cutting company taxes screws everyone but those companies

Crikey January 24, 2017 5 Comments

Though Treasury and the Treasurer seem to have missed the point entirely, writes economics reporter Alan Austin.

Why Australia’s economy is failing

Crikey January 9, 2017 24 Comments

Why is Australia's economy in such a bad way? Could be because the richest companies are not paying their fair share of tax, writes economics reporter Alan Austin.

Australian tech darling Atlassian boasts of paying tax, pays zero tax

Josh Taylor December 9, 2016 6 Comments

Atlassian is so innovative it did not pay corporate tax in Australia in 2014-15.

Dank memes and cash for contractors: the Dale-Leyonhjelm saga explained

Josh Taylor May 31, 2016 1 Comment

Dank memes seem to have played a significant role in Helen Dale's departure.