Media Releases


Appointment of the Australian Statistician

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr David Kalisch as the full-time Australian Statistician of the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) for a period of five years.

Labor’s Leigh wrong again

The Coalition has, and will continue to, crack down on multinational tax evaders.

ASIC National Financial Literacy Strategy 2014-17

The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, Steven Ciobo, launched the Australian Securities and Investment Commission’s (ASIC) new National Financial Literacy Strategy 2014-17 today.

More Labor Lies

Labor’s claim this morning that a reduction in staff at the Australian Tax Office could cost the Government nearly a billion dollars in lost revenue is just another Labor lie.

Labor continue to live in debt and deficit denial

Labor must come clean and tell the Australian people if they support the Budget ever returning to surplus.

Asia Region Funds Passport

The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, Steven Ciobo MP, will today join a business delegation to the Republic of Korea today to promote the Asia Region Funds Passport and the Australian fina

Working to remove barriers to help small businesses grow

The Government has asked the Board of Taxation to conduct a review to identify features in the tax system that are hindering or preventing small businesses from reaching their commercial goals.

Triangular tribute remembers the fallen – Lest we forget

As Australians prepare for Anzac Day 2014, the Royal Australian Mint today unveiled a significant new triangular $5 collectible coin; the first from the Anzac Centenary Coin Program.

New $1 coin shares the spirit of the Centenary of ANZAC

The Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, The Hon.

Closure of the Australian Valuation Office

The Australian Valuation Office (AVO) will cease to provide services by 30 June 2014.