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Tax reform: Gender equity – major source of productivity gains?

Tax reform: Gender equity – productivity gains?

Two major sources of increased productivity in Australia’s future are tax reform and greater female workforce participation.


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However, in Australia, we have a structural problem in the interaction of the tax system and the benefits system. Some secondary earners in a household, and they are usually women, can experience high effective marginal tax rates of 70 to 80 percent.


How can this be? What is the solution?

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