Routing GST funds into different account a breach of law, says AG

Modified 15 Jul 2019, 8:26 am

PAC REPORT | Chanelling GST revenue directly into the federal government's consolidated revenue account was wrong, according to Attorney-General Tommy Thomas.

In his correspondence to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) last October, Thomas said this contravened Section 7 of the Financial Procedure Act 1957 and Section 54 of the Goods and Services Act 2014...

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