The new independent Energy Security Board has released an initial public consultation paper with high-level design options for the Australian Government’s new energy policy, the National Energy...

16 February 2018

The Treasury Laws Amendment Bill was recently introduced which will, if passed, increase penalties for many breaches of the Australian Consumer Law.

16 February 2018

On 14 February 2018, the Board of Taxation publicly released its Review of the Tax Treatment of Bare Trusts and Similar Arrangements, which was prepared in June 2017.

16 February 2018

The Productivity Commission's draft findings from its inquiry into competition in the Australian Financial System rreveal that Australia’s regulation has favoured stability over competition.

15 February 2018