“You can please some of the people all the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time.”
John Lyndgate, author
The Budget delivered a series of measures to attempt to please as many people as possible. It tackles the issues currently in focus across the Australian community – gaps in healthcare, first home ownership, foreign workers, investment and bank accountability to name a few of the pressure points. It also delivered an economic ‘sugar hit’ in the form of $75 billion in infrastructure projects.
Although it may not reach the heights of last year’s promised tax cuts, businesses and operators of any size will surely be happy with what the Government has delivered.
We have summarised and condensed information from the Budget in the following report.