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S.A Land Tax Challenges

June 24, 2022 - 08:52 -- Admin

Transcript – Mornings with Leon Byner, 5AA FM, Adelaide We’ll there are renewed calls for a broad based land tax to replace stamp duty, now the only thing I ask is, be careful what you wish for. There’s an advocacy group called Prosper Australia and they are are strong supporters of replacing stamp duty with […]

NSW’s First Home Buyers Choice the conversation starter housing needs

June 22, 2022 - 12:33 -- Admin

Sent 21/6/22 Today’s announcement by Premier Perrottet that first home buyers could opt into a land tax was a baby step in the right direction of a broader land tax base. “NSW landholders benefitted to the tune of $705 billion in just 2020-21, and were only required to share $4.8 billion with their fellow citizens […]

Transformative housing policy

May 19, 2022 - 13:11 -- Admin

A version of this article was first published in the Sydney Morning Herald If you believe that our growing rate of homelessness is a national shame, or you’re worried that your kids will never become homeowners (or worse, never move out), then we are sorry to tell you, but whoever wins this election, these issues […]