Government walks away from training in WA

16 May, 2018

The State Government have confirmed that they will walk away from supporting trainees in Western Australia, with restrictions to the Payroll Tax Exemption passing the Western Australian Parliament last night.

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McGowan Government’s $100 million payroll tax hike risks skills

18 April, 2018

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA (CCI) is campaigning against the Government’s Payroll Tax Exemption changes because it will jeopardise training in WA – stopping workers from upskilling and retraining at a time when automation and AI is rapidly putting jobs at risk.

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Government risks skills shortage

23 March, 2018

The State Government’s proposed changes to the Payroll Tax Exemption puts the WA economy at risk, leaving WA businesses and workers with little support to upskill while the Government makes policy on the run.

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Payroll tax exemption necessary to retain skilled workforce

30 November, 2017

The McGowan Government’s decision to remove the payroll tax exemption for existing employees will halt the upskilling of Western Australia’s future workforce.

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