What Lendlease has been doing is buying villages, claiming a bonanza of deductions by changing the contracts from lease to loan arrangements, booking the benefit of those deductions to its bottom line, and ignoring the tax law that says you can’t double dip.Read More
by Michael West | Jun 4, 2018
It’s no coincidence that the groups most threatened by the groundswell of money into ETFs and index investing are also their staunchest and most vocal opponents. Any time there is hostile press on ETFs, you can be sure the author behind it is an active fund manager.Read More
by Michael West | May 23, 2018
From Hong Kong and Malaysia, from the tax havens of Bermuda and the British Virgin Islands and...Read More
by Michael West | Aug 24, 2017
In a robbery, it is customary for the robber to approach the victim. This is not the case however...Read More
by Sandi Keane | Aug 15, 2017
The control of Australia’s insurance market wielded by Warren Buffett’s General Re...Read More
by Michael West | Apr 4, 2017
Oil and gas leviathan Exxon Mobil has managed to pay zero tax in Australia for two years, despite...Read More
by Michael West | Feb 21, 2017
It is a vile and scurrilous accusation that during Greg Hywood’s time as chairman of Tourism...Read More
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New Michael West Podcast
Created by PodcastOne, this 3 part series looks into how Australia has gone from one of the cheapest countries in the world for energy to one of the most expensive, and reveals just what has happened with our gas and electricity supply and why we are on the verge of an energy crisis.