No one likes paying more tax.
With the odds shortening for a Shorten government it's important for real estate investors to understand how a Labor win could affect their property investments.
Did you know you’ll have to pay up to 6 extra taxes if Labor comes to power?
Now I recognise that I have to pay my fair share of tax, and in fact I do, but I recently realised that if Bill Shorten becomes our next Prime Minister millions of Australians will have to pay higher taxes.
And he’s not just after “greedy property investors.”
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If Labor has its way Australians will be amongst the highest taxed people in the world.
Watch this 20 minute Think Tank as Ken Raiss and I discuss some of the tax hikes the Labor Party is proposing
- The top tax rate would rise to 49%
- A higher tax on capital gains
- Limiting Negative Gearing
- Retiree tax
- Taxing distributions from discretionary trusts
- Superannuation changes