Tax crackdown fear to fill Budget black hole

It’s a tough time to be a taxpayer in WA. The new government is facing a massive budget black hole with households likely to be hit come the state budget in August and Treasurer Wyatt has already refused to rule out significant power price hikes.

To add to the trouble, pressure is also mounting at the federal level with all signs pointing towards a crack-down on a worker’s ability to claim work related expenses as a tax deduction.

Read the full commentary from Alex Malley, chief executive CPA Australia, now.

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