Monthly Archives: June 2016

Vote “1” for tax

When I was interviewed for a job with the Labor party  I was asked whether I had ever voted for John Howard. It was a joke question and they did not expect me to answer, but I did. “Of course”, … Continue reading

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R&D concessions go full circle

In the 2014/15 Budget the Government announced they would reduce the tax offset rate for the R&D Tax Incentive by 1.5%. This Bill was introduced in 2015 and has since been blocked by Labor and the cross benchers in the … Continue reading

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My first Solomon Island post

I am working in Honiara for the Solomon Island government and I was asked to look at the Sales Tax Act. It states there is Sales tax of 50 cents a movie ticket… Except there are no movie theatres in … Continue reading

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