Thinking | 30 March 2022

Federal Budget 2022-23

Federal Budget 2022-23: what does it mean for you? Commentary from our tax experts

The Budget 2022-23 is focused on spending promises ahead of a Federal Election later this year. Consistent with previous years, it is short on substantive tax measures. We examine the key taxation announcements and how the Budget may impact you or your business.

Federal Budget 2022-23: impacts for social and affordable housing

The Federal Government has announced it will increase the Government guaranteed liability cap of the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation and will increase the number of guarantees under the Home Guarantee Scheme. We look at the impact of the Budget announcements on the social and affordable housing sector.

Federal Budget 2022-23: what it means for the environment and climate change

While $6 billion was allocated for disaster relief and rebuilding in flood-affected areas, little has been allocated for investment in longer term climate resilience and adaptation. We look at what the Budget delivers for the environment and climate change.

Federal Budget 2022-23: implications for Australian employers

The Federal Budget has revealed additional funding to enhance the Paid Parental Leave scheme, provide extra funding to the Fair Work Commission, the Fair Work Ombudsman, and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, and plans for consultation regarding amending the National Employment Standards. We look at the implications of the Budget announcements for employers.

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