Category Archives: elections

Australia finally knows who is in government for the next three years. Take a look at what that now means for the business community.

The Liberal/Nationals Coalition has held onto power for another three years. The government made a number of promises in the lead up to the election, and its budget handed down in April was also used as part of its election … Continue reading

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At the end of the day, our national economy is underpinned by the property sector, and at the moment neither is doing overly well.

With less than two weeks until the Federal Election, it is clear that Labor’s negative gearing policy will either make or break its chances of winning office. Industry experts have always considered the policy to be based on incorrect modelling, … Continue reading

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Superannuation is one of the key battlegrounds in the upcoming federal election. Here, we run through the key policy pushes from both of the major parties.

CONTRIBUTIONS Non-concessional contributions cap Current law You can make non-concessional contributions of up to $100,000 if you qualify and have a total superannuation balance of less than $1.6 million at the prior 30 June. If you are under 65, it … Continue reading

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