Remote Area Tax Concessions and Payments
Final report is being prepared
- Why the study?
- Issues paper
- Draft report
- Final report
What we’ve been asked to look at
The study will examine the operation and impacts of the zone tax offset and related remote area tax concessions and payments, and provide recommendations on the appropriate form and function of such assistance into the future.
The Commission will be consulting widely, including in regional Australia.Read the Terms of Reference Media release
Issues paper release and initial submissions
The Commission released an issues paper to guide people in preparing a submission. It sets out some of the issues and questions the Commission has identified as relevant at this early stage of the study. Participants should provide evidence to support their views, including data and specific examples where possible.
The issues paper was released on 12 March 2019.
Initial submissions were due by 29 April 2019.
Draft report release
The Commission was seeking further information and feedback from our draft report, released on 4 September 2019.
Submissions were due by 11 October 2019.
Final report to Government and release
The final study report is to be handed to the Australian Government in February 2020 and publicly released shortly after.
Final study report handed to Government in February 2020.Subscribe