The purpose of the Advocacy Group is to identify public policy issues and concerns affecting self-funded and partly self-funded Gold Coast retirees. It aims to prioritize these issues and concerns, identify those we should focus our attention and resources on, and develop action plans for addressing these issues, including recommending positions and initiatives the Association should adopt. Through its advocacy committee, Gold Coast Retirees Inc. aims to communicate our policies and agendas to members and the public and to develop and maintain strategies through which legislative and regulatory issues can be addressed in a timely and effective manner.
A.L.P. policy announcement in March 2018 stating the party’s intention to remove cash refunds for dividend imputation credits on franked Australian share dividends.
Position Statement: Gold Coast Retirees Inc. believes this policy is: UNFAIR, DISCRIMINATORY AND UN-AUSTRALIAN. Read more
You can find all the information on this Advocacy issue on the Advocacy Franking Credits menu item here.