The Privatization of Tax Law Design - From Farce to Tragedy

John Passant

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The Rudd Labor Government in Australia is privatising the design of tax law and policy to those who advise big business.
Australia, like many other countries, has been undergoing a prolonged period of tax reform to both its tax base and tax rates. This process began with the election of the Hawke Labor government in 1983 and continues to this day
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)447-449
Number of pages3
JournalAsia-Pacific Tax Bulletin
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes


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