Australian Federal Budget 2017 - 2018

Scott Morrison released the Federal Government’s 2017-18 Budget forecasting a deficit at $29.4bn for 2017-18, down from $37.6bn in 2016-17.

We know you’re busy so we’ve provided an infographic of key facts and figures below from the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. More detailed information can be found in Thomson Reuters Special Issue – 2017 Federal Budget Report here 

If you want to know what the Federal Budget proposals mean for your business, the Australian Chamber has produced the Budget in Depth document which can be found here, and the full budget papers are available at www.budget.gov.au 

Should you require further information about how these budget proposals may affect you or your business, please do not hesitate to contact our office on 02 69384600.


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Cristy Houghton

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Cristy's unique career has taken her from country NSW to the city lights of Clarendon Street South Melbourne and back again. With an early career in radio as a copywriter and creative strategist, she is now a Jill of all trades as a graphic designer, website builder, blog writer, video editor, social media manager, marketing strategist and more. 

In fact, give her any task and this chick will figure out how to do it! Go on, we dare you!

No, really, we DARE you!!

Cristy has won two Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs) for Best Ad and Best Sales Promotion, and even has an 'Employee of the Year' certificate with her name on it.

Cristy and her husband James have traveled extensively through Russia, China and South East Asia, and have two fur-babies, Sooty (cat) and Panda (puppy). Cristy loves drinking coffee, meeting people to drink coffee, coffee tasting and coffee flavoured cocktails. She also enjoys road trips, TED Talks and watching cat videos on youtube.