“Abolish the Tampon Tax” voters challenge Turnbull

Voters in Robertson are calling on Malcolm Turnbull to end the unfair tax on women hygiene products. Australian women spend around $300 million on sanitary products – tampons and pads – each year. Currently, every single one of these products is hit with the 10 per cent GST – around $30 million a year in tax – because they are …

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What does the Central Coast need from the Budget?

The Turnbull Government will hand down its budget in May and the early signs are that there will be tax cuts and handouts for big business while schools, hospital and roads on the Central Coast remain underfunded. Now is the time to make your voice heard about what you feel the Budget needs to deliver for the Central Coast. Share …

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Turnbull should dump his $65 billion tax cut to big business

Malcolm Turnbull needs to dump his $65 billion tax cut to big business and reverse the cuts to Medicare and local hospitals says Labor’s Candidate for Robertson, Anne Charlton. “Families on the Central Coast deserve access to the services and infrastructure they need and have every right to hold this government accountable. “Mr Turnbull is handing out billions of tax …

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Budget 2018: Pensioners face the axe

‘Stop your cuts to pensions’ is the message Malcolm Turnbull and Lucy Wicks are receiving in the weeks leading up to the 2018 Federal Budget. Cuts to pensioner assistance for power bills, changes to the asset test and lifting the pension age to 70 are all on the table for Mr Turnbull’s next Federal Budget, causing many Central Coast seniors …

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