Interim Report

Inquiry into the Commitment to the Senate issued by the Business Council of Australia

31 May 2018

© Commonwealth of Australia 2018
ISBN 978-1-76010-773-4

View the report as a single document - (PDF 481KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Senate Economics References Committee (PDF 19KB)
Recommendations (PDF 24KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 36KB)

Conduct of the inquiry

Chapter 2 - Key issues (PDF 129KB)

The headline corporate tax rate in Australia
Federal budget implications
Gross National Income
Employment and wages
The BCA Commitment
Alternatives to a corporate tax cut

Coalition Senators’ Dissenting Report (PDF 270KB)

Committee Report’s Description of the Enterprise Tax Plan
Headline corporate tax rate in Australia
Evidence by Professor Peter Swan and Dr Janine Dixon
Budget Impact
Relationship between Employment and Wage Growth
The BCA Commitment

Appendix 1 - Submissions and additional documents (PDF 10KB)
Appendix 2 - Public hearings (PDF 11KB)


Committee Secretariat contact:

Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3540