Archive for May, 2010

HENRY REVIEW!

Posted on 12. May, 2010 by .

After nearly 2 years in the making the Rudd Government delivered its report as prepared by Ken Henry (Treasury) into the reform of the Australian Tax system.

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Changes to Centrelink for Same Sex Couples

Changes to Centrelink for Same Sex Couples

Posted on 12. May, 2010 by .

The Federal Government passed landmark legislation at the end of 2008 — legislation designed to remove discrimination against same sex couples and their children.

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Same Sex: Same Money

Posted on 04. May, 2010 by .

Adam is a 50 year old gay man whose partner of 20 years (Steve) just passed away. Adam and Steve had always intended their assets to go to each other when they passed. This should have allowed the surviving partner to live a comfortable life – albeit alone.

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