Why do costings change?

This Budget Bite explains why costings for the same policy can change as a result of revised economic forecasts, or using different time periods.

Date issued: 26 October 2023

JobSeeker Payment: COVID-19, age & gender

Analyses the short-term COVID-19 impact and the long-term trends in recipient demographics.

Date issued: 12 February 2023

Trends in personal income tax

Analyses the role of personal income tax in the broader tax system over the past 70 years and explores likely changes in the future.

Date issued: 18 November 2022