Original article by Ewin Hannan
The Australian – Page: 1 & 4 : 15-May-18
Research suggests that many blue-collar workers on high salaries will be better off under the Federal Government’s tax plan than under Labor’s alternative proposals. Workplace Minister Craig Laundy contends that families will definitely be worse off under Labor’s tax plan. For its part, Labor claims that low and middle-income earners will do better under its tax plan than under the Coalition. Although stating that 90 per cent of its members earn more than $A100,000 a year, Electrical Trades Union official Troy Gray says its members would do better under a Labor government.
AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY, AUSTRALIA. DEPT OF JOBS AND SMALL BUSINESS, ELECTRICAL TRADES UNION, AUSTRALIAN BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION COMMISSION, AUSTRALIA. REGISTERED ORGANISATIONS COMMISSION, ACTU