Speeches

‘Realising our year of opportunity through lower taxes and more open and competitive banking’, address to the Citibank A50 Australian Economic Forum, Sydney

9 February 2018

2018 is a great year of economic opportunity for Australia, for Australian businesses, and for investments in Australia. In the past 12 months, the Australian economy has delivered solid growth, entering its 27th year of uninterrupted economic expansion, while diversifying its base as the non-mining economy continues to strengthen. We have witnessed extraordinary jobs growth […]

Treasury Laws Amendment Enterprise Tax Plan (No. 2) Bill summing up speech, the House of Representatives

8 February 2018

Firstly, I thank all the members who have contributed to this debate. This Bill delivers on the remainder of the Government's Enterprise Tax Plan introduced in the 2016-17 Budget. The first element of that plan, which has been previously legislated for firms earning up to $50 million in turnover each year, was a watershed change […]