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Tax Law

Tax law is the codified system of laws that describes government levies on economic transactions, commonly called taxes.

Headlines Around the Web

Govt plans 35% tax for super-rich

Aug 22, 2013 - The Times of India

Bombay HC upholds retro amendment to VAT law

Jun 12, 2013 - The Times of India

US taxman peers into holiday rental flats

May 28, 2013 - Financial Times

TaxWatch: Online sales tax: fair or foul?

May 07, 2013 - MarketWatch

Swiss bow to EU over lures to global firms

Mar 19, 2013 - Independent

Crackdown on tax trickery a fiddly task

Feb 13, 2013 - Financial Times

Tax prep gets pricier

Jan 26, 2013 - MarketWatch

Sensex gains 215 pts on FM’s pep talk

Aug 07, 2012 - The Times of India

Articles About Tax Law

Iron Ore Mining
Australia Repeals Mining Tax Law

By IBTimes AU

The government of Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has mining tycoon and MP Clive Palmer to thank for because after one year in power, the Coalition successfully repealed the mining tax law on Tuesday. (Sep 03)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT

Ronaldo Cristiano
New Senator Jacqui Lambie Heats Up Aussie Radio by Saying Potential Suitor Should Be Rich and Well-Hung

By IBTimes AU

A new senator from Clive Palmer's Palmer United Party, who once described Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott as a psychotic politician, stirred Aussie radio listeners on Tuesday by listing two traits she wants from potential suitors. (Jul 23)

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Iron Ore Mining
BHP Billiton Goads Abbott Government to Also Repeal Mining Tax Law

By IBTimes AU

Following the success of the Abbott government to repeal the carbon tax law, BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP) is challenging the Coalition to also repeal another tax initiated by the past Labor government under former Prime Minister Julia Gillard - the mining tax. (Jul 23)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TELSTRA, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT, RIO TINTO

Australia's Prime Minister Abbott speaks during session of World Economic Forum in Davos
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten Enjoys 5% Lead Over PM Tony Abbott as Preferred Prime Minister of Australia

By IBTimes AU

The latest poll from Fairfax Nielsen, released on Monday, said that Opposition leader Bill Shorten leads Mr Abbott by 5 per cent as the preferred prime minister with ratings of 46 per cent and 41 per cent, respectively. (Jul 22)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT

Tony Abbott
Australia Repeals Carbon Tax Law; Labor Promises to Revive Levy

By IBTimes AU

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott finally fulfilled his campaign promise on Thursday, July 18, to repeal Julia Gillard's carbon tax law. To do that after two years when the tax was collected, the PM had the backing of the new crossbenchers in the Senate, along with the Palmer United Party. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT

Tony Abbott, Shinzo Abe
UK Conservative Party Finds Tony Abbott’s Plan to Repeal Carbon Tax Appalling & Endangering Future; Crossbenchers Agree to Support Repeal

By IBTimes AU

While Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott may have won crossbenchers to his side to rush the repeal of the Labor government's carbon tax, he was condemned in the international arena for his move to remove the tax. (Jul 09)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, TONY ABBOTT

Tony Abbott
New Aussie Senator Jacqui Lambie Finally Meets Psychotic Politician-cum-PM; Crossbenchers Side With Opposition & Greens in Pushing for a Climate Change Debate

By IBTimes AU

The newbie senator of the Australian Parliament, Jacqui Lambie from the Palmer United Party, finally met on Monday the man she just described as a psychotic politician, Prime Minister Tony Abbott. (Jul 08)

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PM Tony Abbott Says Australia Should Aim to be Global Affordable Energy Superpower, Insists Coal to Fuel Human Progress for Decades More

By IBTimes AU

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday at the Asia Society dinner in Texas that the country should target to be a global affordable energy superpower. And the way to do that would be for the country to continue making available to the world as fuel. (Jun 16)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT

Apple Inc.’s 17Bln ‘Bad Joke’ as Stock Rallies to $600

By IBTimes AU

Apparently, for the 130 billion repurchase program and the seven-for-one stock split to take place, Apple will use 17 billion borrowed funds (Apr 30)

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Australian Carbon Tax Collection Hits $4.1B, Short by $1.2B of Expectation

By IBTimes AU

The Australian government collected $4.1 billion carbon tax in 2012/13, $1.2 billion less than the original projection of $7.7 billion. (Feb 17)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, AUSTRALIA, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT