When a big change is required, a democratic government should seek
a solution that appeals to the majority and is least problematic to others.
Reform in Australia is inherently challenging as the ‘politics’
at both state and federal level can de-rail change, even if majority community
Tax Reform in Australia has been held back for too long by
political wrangling and manoeuvring.
Our politicians should put their egos aside and seek community
input via a Citizens Jury to determine a tax reform package that is viewed as a
‘common good’ and then get on with implementation.