taxpayers

Asylum seekers’ $1.4 billion hotel bill

premium_icon Asylum seekers’ $1.4 billion hotel bill

Asylum seekers medically treated in Australia cost taxpayers $1.4 billion in...

Telcos’ low blow after bushfire crisis

premium_icon Telcos’ low blow after bushfire crisis

The Premier is furious with Australia’s telecommunications giants.

Punitive job rules for public housing tenants

premium_icon Punitive job rules for public housing tenants

The poor may no longer qualify for housing assistance

Big brands targeted in major tax-dodge probe

premium_icon Big brands targeted in major tax-dodge probe

Multinational makers of our most popular staples are being pursued.

Huge bill for runaway athletes revealed

premium_icon Huge bill for runaway athletes revealed

TAXPAYERS are forking out huge sums of money.

The true cost of keeping killers locked up

The true cost of keeping killers locked up

FIVE men who committed one of Australia’s most unspeakably brutal crimes and the...

The surprise cost of royal visit

The surprise cost of royal visit

The cost to Australian taxpayers has been revealed

High Court judges splash $80k on flights

premium_icon High Court judges splash $80k on flights

JET-SETTING bureaucrats are racking up massive travel bills.

What we pay when companies go bust

premium_icon What we pay when companies go bust

Taxpayers pay when companies fold - like with Palmer's Qld Nickel

How Coalition policy could cost $1.5b a year

premium_icon How Coalition policy could cost $1.5b a year

Scott Morrison has been urged to reconsider a new Coalition policy

Goofy grants taxpayers are shelling out

premium_icon Goofy grants taxpayers are shelling out

DOG diets, a study of sexual conflict in spiders, maths ­for babies.

Nice work if you can deliver on it

premium_icon Nice work if you can deliver on it

Taxpayers are funding private obstetricians an eye-watering amount.

Why obese kids cost taxpayers millions

premium_icon Why obese kids cost taxpayers millions

Children with obesity costing taxpayers $43.2 million annually.

Taxpayers paid for Husar’s trip to Bruno Mars concert

premium_icon Taxpayers paid for Husar’s trip to Bruno Mars concert

Labor MP Emma Husar took a taxpayer-funded trip to Brisbane.

‘Con Air’ costs taxpayers dearly

premium_icon ‘Con Air’ costs taxpayers dearly

Flying juvenile criminals around the state cost taxpayers $180K.

Aussies cheating the taxman almost $1000 each

premium_icon Aussies cheating the taxman almost $1000 each

Taxpayers are underpaying about $906 a year.

Taxpayers could foot $80m bill for Linc clean-up

premium_icon Taxpayers could foot $80m bill for Linc clean-up

Taxpayers could be stuck with a multimillion-dollar mess

MPs rack up $350k bill for ghost flights

premium_icon MPs rack up $350k bill for ghost flights

One includes $6900 trip for birthday party pickup

$3b mine rehab hit for state

$3b mine rehab hit for state

Taxpayers will cover $3.2 billion in mine rehabilitation costs.

Clive Palmer's failed nickel refinery costs taxpayers $64m

Clive Palmer's failed nickel refinery costs taxpayers $64m

Taxpayers have been forced to pay $64 million in entitlements.

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