If taxes were now what they were during 2008-09, there would be no deficit, writes The Australia Institute executive director Ben Oquist.
A corporate tax cut would not actually be very good for the economy, writes The Australia Institute director Ben Oquist.
If Turnbull really wants a fair tax system, he needs to look beyond GST, writes executive director of the Australia Institute Ben Oquist.
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