New CIS Video
It is not just the GST!
Exposing the Stealth Tax: the Bracket Creep Rip-off
By Robert Carling and Michael Potter
Bracket creep discourages employment, innovation and skills acquisition, and encourages tax avoidance. Bracket creep also harms budget transparency, and it the flexibility it provides to governments often result in stealth tax increases.
On Thursday Dec 3, New South Wales Treasurer and Minister for Industrial Relations, Gladys Berejiklian MP joined CIS members and friends for lunch where she spoke about the future plans for NSW. Her speech will be available soon.
Liberty & Society
Get in early. The first 2016 Liberty & Society Student Conference is being held on the weekend of May 27 -29. Successful applicants receive a scholarship that covers accommodation, food and most of the travel. Applications are now open.
We have a couple of opportunities for research internships. If you are studying social science or science and are interested in helping with referencing, document retrieval, and basic research assistance this would suit you. Data skills would be good but not essential. Please send your CV and a cover letter to the General Manager