The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Weatherill needs to take bank tax to the people

Thursday, 2 November 2017

The Upper House of State Parliament last night voted to remove Labor’s State Bank Tax from the Budget Measures Bill and sent the amended Bill back to the House of Assembly minus the tax. “Put simply, the Liberal Party voted for payroll tax cuts and off the plan concessions, but against Labor’s State Bank Tax,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “It’s now time for the Weatherill Government to accept the will of the Parliament and pass the Budget Measures Bill without the State Bank Tax. “If the Weatherill Government remains wedded to its State Bank Tax it should put its new tax before South Australians at the March State election. “The Weatherill Government has no mandate to introduce this massive new tax that will ultimately be paid for by South Australians families and businesses. “Labor’s State Bank Tax will not pass this Parliament ...Click here for full story

Another multi-million dollar Weatherill Government Bungle

Friday, 13 October 2017

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas has accused the Weatherill Government of another stunning example of financial mismanagement and incompetence which will cost taxpayers $6.75 million this year and in future years $3.7 million per year. In 2012 the parliament passed government legislation which made it clear superannuation would not be paid on state parental leave payments which the government stated was required by Commonwealth legislation and was not opposed by unions. “It’s unbelievable that the Weatherill Government ignored its own legislation and continued to pay superannuation on parental leave payments,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “The Government is now blaming public servants for an ‘administrative error’ and lack of communication between Super SA, Shared Services SA and other departments. “When the ‘error’ was discove...Click here for full story

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Welcome to the website of the Hon Rob Lucas MLC. Rob is a member of the Liberal Party and an Opposition Member of the Legislative Council in the South Australian Parliament. He is also the Shadow Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Finance, Industrial Relations, Public Sector, Business Services and Consumers and Gambling in Steven Marshall's State Liberal Team.

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