Federal Government Seizes $360 million from people

  The Australian Federal Government has seized $360 million from inactive accounts. http://www.theage.com.au/national/canberra-reaps-360m-from-inactive-bank-accounts-20140609-39t8p.html


Collect Dead Students’ Debts – says Grattan Institute

The Grattan Institute has suggested that the Federal Australian Government should recover higher education debts from the deceased estates of students. The report also says the government should “dip into” the deceased estates if they owe $100,000 or more. Yet the report openly admits that there will be negligible impact on the recovery of the …