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3 July 2018 8:36 AM Canberra soccer players to cop registration fee hike from FFA

Australia failed to get out of their group at the tournament in Russia and collected just one point from three games. Belconnen United president Tony Barr was not aware of the fees increase and slammed the FFA for splurging on the national team and then asking the grassroots to pick up the bill. "Spending $300,000 per player is just ridiculous, maybe 60

24 June 2018 5:41 AM NSW could be the winners in bookies' fee hike stoush

Corporate bookmakers are set to offer more promotions for punters on Sydney and NSW meetings after the recent race fields fee and point of consumption tax hikes, which have left NSW the least-taxed racing product in the country. Big bookmaking firms are ready to abandon Victorian racing. Crownbet only offered bonus bet promotions on Randwick races 61

8 February 2018 12:25 AM Origin takes $700m bath on gas assets

Origin Energy has slashed the value of a major coal seam gas project in Queensland by more than $500 million as it drastically recasts its expectations for production. Origin told the ASX on Thursday morning that it would book a $355 million after-tax impairment on its Ironbark gas field and a further after-tax $173 million writedown on the Lattice business 174

5 February 2018 5:14 AM Politics Live: Parliament returns with citizenship, tax cuts at the fore

"We were, all of us, shocked and saddened, astonished, really, by Michael's Gordon death, on the weekend. He was gentle, he was wise. He was always calm in a business not known for calm," says Mr Turnbull. "A great man, a good man, great writer and mentor. In the maelstrom of a newsroom, as political stories broke and events moved and shifted, Mickey 486

2 February 2018 12:51 AM ATO bid abandoned after Les Bubbles company put into liquidation

The Australian Tax Office bid to wind up the company behind Damian Griffiths' Les Bubbles restaurant has been dismissed after the company went into liquidation on Thursday. The matter was heard briefly in The Federal Court in Brisbane on Friday where Registrar Katie Lynch dismissed a wind-up application filed by the ATO in November last year. Deloitte 73

2 February 2018 12:51 AM Markets Live: ASX turns losses to gains

Apple's revenue forecast for the second quarter was below market expectations, adding to concerns of a plateau in demand for its newer iPhones, including the anniversary edition iPhone X. The company forecast second-quarter revenue between $US60 billion and $US62 billion, while analysts on average were expecting $US65.73 billion, according to Thomson 330

31 January 2018 4:56 AM Watch live: Donald Trump's first State of the Union address

He moved from spruiking his tax cuts to talking about the price of prescription drugs, the country's failing infrastructure, the war on drugs and gangs, the opioid crisis, immigration, cutting aid to countries that don't support America and defeating North Korea. While the White House has promised that it would be a bipartisan speech calling for unity 207

27 January 2018 11:16 PM ACT police emailing speeding tickets could be 'ripe for scammers'

Mr Phair said one of the most popular email scams in Australia was the fake speeding ticket, along with the fake tax return or fake Australia Post "you've got a parcel" email. He said it would be "a lot smarter" and secure to issue the tickets via MyGov. Speeding tickets would only be emailed if recipients choose the option but Mr Phair said experts 38

26 January 2018 8:09 AM Cost of tax breaks soars on profits from sale of family homes

Government spending on tax breaks is set to hit a record $170 billion this year, largely as a result of an explosion in the value of concession for the family home. Treasury's Tax Expenditures Statement required under the Charter of Budget Honesty and released quietly after the close of business on Thursday puts the value of the exemption from capital 125 1

22 January 2018 8:58 PM 4 per cent of English drink almost 1/3 of England's alcohol

London: Just four per cent of the English population consume almost one-third of all the alcohol sold in England, according to healthcare data. The figures emerged during a debate on a 50 pence (87 Australian cents) minimum unit price on alcohol by a British parliamentary committee on Monday. Rosanna O'Connor, director of Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco at Public 131