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Key philanthropists call for cut in red tape on giving

May 05th, 2015

Some of the nation’s most powerful philanthropists, including members and representatives of the Hains, Myer, Fairfax and Gonski families, have written to Prime Minister Tony Abbott ­demanding a better tax regime to support international philanthropy

The letter, signed by the council of Philanthropy Australia and 13 other prominent philanthropists, claims Australia’s regulatory and taxation framework for international giving imposes some of the highest barriers to international philanthropy in the world.


Read the full article (The Australian)

Advocacy Update

February 2018

The Australian Government has announced a review of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) legislation.

Advocacy & Insight Manager, Krystian Seibert, outlines Philanthropy Australia's engagement with the review.


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