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Lowering the PRRT deductions cap

Advice provided to Mr Adam Bandt MP: 13 July 2023

Completed response released: 1 August 2023

Date issued: 01 August 2023

Fully funding Public Schools

Advice provided to Mr Andrew Wilkie MP: 12 July 2023

Completed response released: 12 July 2023

Date issued: 12 July 2023

Legalisation of Vaping Products

Advice provided to Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan: 29 June 2023

Date issued: 29 June 2023

Beyond the budget 2023-24: Fiscal outlook and sustainability

This report provides independent projections of key budget outcomes including debt and budget balance over the next decade.

Date issued: 28 June 2023

Expanding Paid Parental Leave eligibility to PhD candidates

Advice provided to Mr Andrew Wilkie MP: 26 June 2023

Date issued: 26 June 2023

Changes to franked distributions funded by capital raisings

Advice provided to Senator Andrew Bragg: 22 May 2023

Completed response released: 31 May 2023

Date issued: 31 May 2023



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Budget Charts

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Fiscal projections and sustainability

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Research reports

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Information papers

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Election commitments reports

An analysis of the budget impact of the election commitments of parliamentary parties (released after each election.