Media Releases

Report highlights super tax unfairness

November 25, 2015

More than half the benefits of current superannuation tax breaks go to the wealthiest 20 per cent of households, according to the Super Tax Targeting report released by the Grattan Institute today.

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FoFA Amendments lock in defeat Of Government's attempts to weaken consumer protections

November 24, 2015

The passing of the Corporations Amendment (Financial Advice Measures) Bill 2015 in the Senate today represents the defeat of the Coalition’s worst attacks on consumer protections.

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Assistant Treasurer: Misunderstanding or just plain misleading?

November 17, 2015

The Assistant Treasurer's gaffe-riddled performance in her new portfolio continues today.

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New Figures Highlight Government's Super Stupidity

November 16, 2015

Australians are losing $2.6 billion annually in unpaid super and this figure is growing, according to new research published today by Cbus which highlights the stupidity of the Government's approach to superannuation.

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Government declares on-time payment of super "Red Tape"

November 12, 2015

Buried in The Red Tape Repeal Day legislation introduced by the Assistant Treasurer today is a measure which winds back the penalties for employers which fail to correctly pay super to their employees on time.

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Super gaffe from Assistant Treasurer

November 11, 2015

The Assistant Treasurer is so distracted by her ideological obsessions against representative superannuation boards that she can’t even get the basic facts straight.

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