The Queensland business community is very disappointed with the new tax imposts and broken commitments to lift the payroll tax exemption threshold, however there is still much to play for in tomorrow's budget. Read more.
CCIQ General Manager of Advocacy, Nick Behrens, details CCIQ's response to the Queensland Government's Pre-Budget Announcements this morning to defer the raising of the payroll tax exemption threshold, and an increase to duty on general insurance from 7% to 9%. Read more.
CCIQ views tonight’s Federal Budget as a deficit exit strategy, lacking in detail, transparency, accountability and with little inspiration for Queensland businesses. Read more.
CCIQ is calling on the Federal Government tomorrow night to deliver a deficit exit strategy achieved through a sensible reduction in government expenditure as opposed to increased taxes. Read more.
CCIQ (Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland) has welcomed today’s State Budget saying that it is a resounding win for Queensland businesses, who desperately need a boost in confidence and investment which can only be brought about by improved fiscal and debt management. Read more.
In analysing tonight’s Federal Budget the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) is supportive of the commitment to return Australia’s budget position to one of surplus. Read more.
Statement by David Goodwin, CCIQ President Read more.