Budget 2020: Government to remove fringe benefit tax to help retrain workers

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated October 1 2020 - 9:31pm, first published 12:30pm
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg will deliver the budget on Tuesday. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The government wants to make it easier for businesses to retrain employees for different roles, removing fringe benefits tax from education and training that isn't directly related to a worker's current role.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.