The first new tax introduced after Federation was the Bank Notes Tax Act 1910 which introduced an Australian currency. It imposed a 10% tax on bank notes that had been previously issued privately. The new national currency first appeared in December 1910.
Your tax explores how tax affects individuals – what taxes we have to pay as part of our income tax, and how to complete a tax return. Choose a topic to investigate or use the breadcrumbs to return to the course overview page.