02-Oct-2015 1.10.15 Increased GST would be a Negative Shock to Housing Affordability and the Economy
The Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) is urging recently appointed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his new ministry to revitalise tax reform discussions with businesses and the broader community, so that a well-considered package of reforms can be taken to next year’s election.Read More
The peak body representing Australia’s development industry has welcomed the appointment of Prime Minister Turnbull’s first Ministry, and is looking forward to a renewed focus on policy issues such as tax reform, and driving economic growth and productivity in Australia’s cities.Read More
The peak body representing Australia’s urban development industry has called on the Federal Treasurer and his state counterparts to work together to phase out stamp duty, ahead of a meeting of Australian Treasurers in Canberra this Friday.
Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) National President Cameron Shephard said that tax system relics such as stamp duty were holding back Australia’s economy, and that now was the time for governments to get serious about reform.