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Labor’s waste tax ticks closer for Queensland households

by Ted Sorensen
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Queensland is bracing for the Palaszczuk Labor Government’s new waste tax to begin smashing small businesses and households from July 1. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington said Annastacia Palaszczuk’s greedy tax would lead to Queenslanders forking out $75 per tonne of waste at the dump – ripping $1.2 billion from the economy over the next three years. “Small businesses everywhere in Queensland will be smashed by Labor’s waste tax,” Ms Frecklington said. “The construction industry will be hardest hit, but even fish and chips shops and mechanics will be slugged. “Labor’s waste tax means it will cost businesses more to get […]

Labor’s waste tax to hit Hervey Bay homebuyers

by Ted Sorensen
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Annastacia Palaszczuk’s greedy tax grab from Queenslanders is continuing with the introduction of a new waste tax. During a meeting with Hervey Bay builder Russell Clark, LNP Shadow Minister for Small Business Fiona Simpson and local MP Ted Sorensen said home buyers would be slugged an extra $3,000 to build a new home because of two Labor tax hikes. “Builders will be slugged more to get rid of the waste in their skip bins and this cost will be passed on to new home owners,” Ms Simpson said. “On top of that, Labor is also introducing a new land tax […]