Income tax treatment of housing assets: An assessment of proposed reform arrangements

External PersonnelHelen Hodgson, John Minas
Research PartnersGriffith University
Project FundingAustralian Housing and Urban Research Institute
Project StatusCurrent (July 2016 to June 2017)

Project Summary

This project will model pathways to reform the income tax treatment of property assets, including capital gains tax provisions and negative gearing. The project will anaylse the distribution of housing tax expenditures under current tax provisions, as well as the potential distributional and behavioural impacts of alternative reform scenarios.