About Geoff
Jeff's SiteArchives
 Contact Us
 Links Page
home / archives / 1988 / 31st May

Higher resolution version available: click on image to download.


Help on the way?

The Treasurer Paul Keating delivering the so called "mini-budget" stated in his opening remarks "I will announce to the people of Australia far reaching economic reforms that will take the nation into the 21st century..." Major components of the strategy included a substantial reduction in company taxation, reduction in tariffs, a gold tax from 1991, a tax on superannuation income and a reduction in controls on government businesses.