Multinationals suing governments when they don’t fancy a change in Australia’s laws which might hit their profits? It’s not current Labor Party policy. It’s not Greens policy or that of the cross-benchers. The former ALP government spurned it too. Former PM John Howard rejected it for the US Free Trade Agreement.Read More
by Michael West | Jun 18, 2018
It is little wonder that trust in government is bruised by the day. The secrecy and dissembling over Australia’s largest infrastructure project, WestConnex, is a case in point.Read More
by Michael West | Jun 13, 2018
Allowing companies to sue is a threat to free speech, writes contributing editor for The Monthly, Paddy Manning.Read More
by Michael West | May 28, 2018
Kerr Neilson, the man described as Australia’s most astute company investor, also the man whose family has millions to gain personally from corporate tax cuts, has called the case for the government’s plan to cut corporate taxes “hollow”Read More
by Michael West | Jul 12, 2016
George Rozvany, a former insider in Big Four accounting and multinational executive, lays out his solution to corporate tax avoidance in this interviewRead More
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