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Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) Bill 2016


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Part of a package of four bills in relation to tax arrangements for working holiday makers, the bill amends the Income Tax Rates Act 1986 to apply a 19 per cent income tax rate to assessable income derived by working holiday makers on amounts up to $37 000, with ordinary tax rates applying for taxable income exceeding this amount.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 12/10/16  
Second reading moved 12/10/16  
Second reading debate 17/10/16  
Second reading agreed to 17/10/16  
Consideration in detail debate 17/10/16  
Third reading agreed to 17/10/16  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 07/11/16  
Second reading moved 07/11/16  
Second reading debate 23/11/16  
Second reading agreed to 23/11/16  
Committee of the Whole debate 24/11/16 Requests details: 2 Jacqui Lambie Network agreed to
Bill agreed to, subject to requests 24/11/16  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 24/11/16 Details: House did not make Senate requested amendments
     
Senate
Message from House of Reps reported 28/11/16  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 7970]
WHISH-WILSON, Sen Peter

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  • Jacqui Lambie Network [sheet 7955 revised]
LAMBIE, Sen Jacqui

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  • Jacqui Lambie Network [sheet 7949 revised]
LAMBIE, Sen Jacqui

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the requests by the Senate for amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (13/10/2016): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Committee report (09/11/2016)
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