Taxing the return to savings: how does the Australian tax system compare with 'best practice'?



Dr Peter Varela


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Tuesday, 26 February, 2019 - 12:15 to 13:30

The paper, based on a forthcoming TTPI report, identifies best practice approaches to taxing savings, as identified by economists and public policy experts. It then compares these to the existing design of the Australian tax system. The comparison reveals that the existing system in Australia is both inefficient and regressive.

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