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Australia plans to impose carbon tax


Many young Irish people (and other nations too of course) are making their way to Australia to seek employment and/or better their career prospects. The Australian economy seems to be booming based in its natural resources and its closeness to the Chinese markets – who consume huge quantities of these resources.  This boom may be affected somewhat by the imposition of a carbon tax from 2012 on all firms emitting more than 25,000 tons of CO2 per annum. This will increase the output costs, which may affect consumer spending. To balance the affect, the Australian Prime Minister has promised some tax reductions.  Read the full story here

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About martinjquinn

I am an accounting academic, accountant and author based near Dublin, Ireland.

One response to “Australia plans to impose carbon tax”

  1. Alexander Zilo says :

    Its wonderful to at least one economy booming ! Go Aussies !

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