COVID-19 economic recovery

Treasurer Scott Frydenberg and Scott Morrison leave after giving a doorstop presser

With Australia now in the worst stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, there couldn't be a worse time to restrict Pandemic Leave Disaster Payments.

Politicians walking through Parliament House

Looking graphically at actual and forecast GDP makes it clear why some speak of a 'V-shaped recovery'. But even the fairly bullish assumptions reveal a recovery where the V isn’t really sharp enough.

A person sitting on the floor surrounded by tax receipts

Australia's tax relief rules are outdated. Here are three key points for reform.