Final report

Final report

18 June 2014

© Commonwealth of Australia 2014
ISBN 978-1-76010-005-6

View the report as a single document - (PDF 761KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

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Membership of the Committee (PDF 215KB)
List of Recommendations (PDF 81KB)
Chapter 1 (PDF 99KB)

First interim report
Second interim report
Final report
Conduct of the inquiry

Chapter 2: Government revenue loss from tax expenditures and concessions (PDF 208KB)

What are tax expenditures and concessions?
How much do tax expenditures and concessions cost the government?
The need for greater transparency and review of tax expenditures
Tax concessions and settings in need of review
Committee view

Chapter 3: Committee view and response to the commission's recommendations (PDF 152KB)

Commission's flawed processes
Terms of reference based on flawed assumptions
Welfare and support
Other recommendations

Government senators' dissenting report (PDF 102KB)


APPENDIX 1 - Submissions and Additional Information received by the Committee (PDF 12KB)
APPENDIX 2 - Public Hearings (PDF 16KB)

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Select Committee into the Abbott Government's Commission of Audit
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3530
Fax: +61 2 6277 5809