December 2016

Commented on a story 2nd Dec 2016 6:58 AM

PUMPKIN Patch staff will lose their jobs and have been left "feeling really gutted" by the demise of the 26-year-old retailer.

Pumpkin Patch to close, sack 1600, as everything on sale

"another business that expanded too fast....and only through massive debts..."

Commented on a story 1st Dec 2016 5:57 AM

UPDATE: Senator Jackie Lambie has welcomed what she calls a Coalition "backflip" on the rate for the so-called "backpacker tax"

Sen. Lambie calls Coalition backpacker tax move a "backflip"

"The pay rate for a fruit picker is around the $20 and hour. On piece rate fast pickers earn much more."

Commented on a story 1st Dec 2016 5:57 AM

UPDATE: Senator Jackie Lambie has welcomed what she calls a Coalition "backflip" on the rate for the so-called "backpacker tax"

Sen. Lambie calls Coalition backpacker tax move a "backflip"

"The rules around resident for taxation purposes have been changed. This makes it very difficult for the..."

Commented on a story 1st Dec 2016 5:56 AM

UPDATE: Senator Jackie Lambie has welcomed what she calls a Coalition "backflip" on the rate for the so-called "backpacker tax"

Sen. Lambie calls Coalition backpacker tax move a "backflip"

"Sadly okfred... the Labor and Greens support a 10.5% tax on backpackers, significantly lower than..."

November 2016

Commented on a story 23rd Nov 2016 6:02 AM

ODDS are shortening on Donald Trump being kicked out of office thanks to his business concerns.

Bookmakers shortening bets on Trump being impeached early

"trump may just be a little more open about the way he rorts the system, but hey how many people go into..."

Commented on a story 23rd Nov 2016 6:02 AM

Why Pauline Hanson supports Jacqui Lambie's proposal to cut the backpacker tax to 10.5%.

Pauline Hanson's backpacker love affair

"There are two problems here 1) why target low paid WHV people and not just change the regulation..."

Commented on a story 21st Nov 2016 6:08 PM

THE federal government could save about A$1 billion a year by winding back three tax breaks for older Australians that are unduly generous, new research says.

Why special tax breaks for seniors should go

"how about this, wind back perks paid to everyone, I can save 30 million by winding back government..."

Commented on a story 21st Nov 2016 7:48 AM

AN apartment buyer says it is "outrageous" he is being asked for an extra $50,000 for his home.

Off the plan buyers told to fork out extra for their home

"I like the idea of feedback..."Good morning, you know how we sold you a unit for $450,000, we are..."

Commented on a story 21st Nov 2016 6:14 AM

REMEMBER that Trump-lovin' buzzard Senator Cory Bernardi making headlines after wearing a Make Australia Great Again cap a fortnight ago?

Strange Politics: From Wall Street to hat salesman

"probably should have voted Labor then..they promise in full funding rather than half funding."

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