The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Western Australia rejects state bank tax

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

In another blow to the Weatherill Government’s plans to introduce a state bank tax the newly elected Labor Government in Western Australia has ruled out imposing a similar tax in that state.  Western Australia Treasurer Ben Wyatt: ‘… you don’t rush into new revenue measures without having an understanding of the broader economic consequences. I will continue to watch South Australia, and the impact on their borrowing costs and investment.’ (The Australian online 5/9/17)  “The WA Treasurer has hit the nail on the head with his critique of the detrimental impacts this foolish tax will have on jobs and investment in South Australia,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “With WA ruling out a state bank tax Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis has been left high and dry by every Treasurer in the country.” This comes despit...Click here for full story

Treasury confirms bullying claims against Atkinson

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today that FOI applications had confirmed there had been two claims of bullying made in workers compensation claims by former staff of Michael Atkinson MP. The Weatherill Government must now come clean and reveal what the total cost to taxpayers has been for the settlement of these bullying claims against Mr Atkinson. Treasury replies to two FOI applications confirmed they had two documents which were workers compensation claims lodged in June 2013 and October 2015 which ‘includes a claim of bullying against Michael Atkinson MP.’ Treasury refused to release both documents. Treasury also refused to release two further documents which included total payments made to both staff to help settle both workers compensation claims. Given that the Weatherill Government leaked the total payout to settle a single claim against a Libera...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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