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A bit of a worry :(

Found this on the ABC's news site

Hotline can't answer GST queries:

The leader of the Australian Democrats, Meg Lees,  says the Government's
goods and services tax (GST) rules for the not-for-profit sector are so 
difficult its own hotline is unable to answer queries.

Senator Lees told an Australian Council of Social Service Conference today
that the Democrats are as frustrated as the public about getting
information  on the GST.

"We're actually getting people phoning the hotline, the number that you're
given if you have enquiries about the GST," she said. "And someone on the
hotline says 'oh that's a difficult one, why don't you phone the

"So we're actually getting phone calls into our office from people who
really need to go back and demand they get the right answers out of the


I don't know how this bodes for Computer Angels / Computerbank but it does
not look good :(.

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