Parliament calls for debate on Not-for-profit tax benefits

SHOULD the Not-for-profit sector be eligible for tax concessions?

That's the question posed in a Federal Government discussion paper released to the public on the weekend.

Assistant Treasurer David Bradbury said the paper called for public input on how concessions could be improved to "assist the NFP sector to do what they do best - support Australian communities".

He said the paper was the brainchild of a working group established earlier this year to examine whether there were "fairer and simpler" ways to deliver more effective concessions.

A final report on submissions will be tabled in Canberra by March next year.

For more information visit www.treasury.gov.au

 

Should Not-for-profit organisations receive tax benefits?

This poll ended on 05 November 2013.

Current Results

Yes

67%

No

32%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Should churches and religions receive tax benefits?

This poll ended on 05 November 2013.

Current Results

Yes

18%

No

44%

Only for charity work

36%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


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