The Albanese government has introduced tax cuts to electric vehicles in its first sitting week, claiming the proposed changes would be “good for motorists, good for climate action and good for fleet purchases”. They won’t, however, help most Australians afford one. Labor plans to stop the “fringe benefits tax” applying to electric vehicles. This tax… Read more »
Anna Mortimore lectures in taxation at Griffith University. Anna recently gained her PhD from her dissertation entitled: “The use of economic instruments in managing the environmental externalities of road transport." Anna’s expertise on this topic is evidenced by her publications in refereed journals and in peer reviewed books: International Critical Issues in Environmental Taxation. She has made numerous submissions to the Australian Government on various issues, such as: the future of the car industry, tax reform, CO2 emission reduction in the transport sector and on the proposed introduction of regulatory carbon emission standards.