No GST on various levies
Wednesday, 20 July 2011
The Building and Construction Industry (Portable Long Service Leave) Authority in the Australian State of Queensland has clarified that several levies are not subject to GST. More specifically, no GST is payable on the Portable Long Service Leave Levy, the Work Health and Safety Levy and the Building and Construction Industry Training Levy. This mirrors the treatment under the sales tax regime prior to the introduction of GST on 1 July 2000. To learn more, click here.