Peter Martin

  • RBA Rate Cuts: 0.75% Is Just The Beginning

    On Tuesday, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cut the official cash rate to a historic low of 0.75%. It has also admitted that further cuts are on the horizon – which means interest rates of near zero, and beyond. Here’s what that means for the Australian economy.

  • 2019 Tax Cuts: How Much You (Might) Be Getting, And When

    With all the announcements on tax over the past few days it’s hard to keep track. So here goes. A year ago the then treasurer Scott Morrison unveiled a “seven year personal tax”. Some of it involved tax cuts way out into the future, in 2022 and 2024, with which we needn’t concern ourselves –…