Thin capitalisation didn’t make it into budget measures to crack down on tax avoidance.
Loading companies with excessive, tax deductible debt is a commonly used by multinationals to avoid tax - so why has the government ignored it?
The tax haven structures associated with Chevron Australia’s US parent have come to light.
A court decision slugging Chevron Australia with a tax bill also reveals the use of an accounting measure that obscures tax paid in Australia.
Last year’s merger between Glencore and Xstrata has seen almost no tax paid in Australia in the last three years.
Treasurer Joe Hockey has said that he will improve the structural integrity of Australia’s tax system to address international tax avoidance by multinational enterprises. In particular, the tax law will…
Treasurer Joe Hockey will not go ahead with a cap on self-education expenses.
The Abbott government has abandoned Labor’s plan for a A$2000 cap on the amount people can claim for self-education expenses…