New survey shows WA voters want GST fixed, ahead of almost every other political issue

West Australians put reform of the GST ahead of almost every other political issue, a new survey of the country has revealed.The survey results will ramp up pressure on the Turnbull Government to deliver financial justice to WA.Commissioned by the WA Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the poll of almost 2400 people across the nation showed West Australians are demanding resolution on the GST issue.The Federal Government is due to release the findings of the Productivity Commission into the annual GST carve-up within the next 10 days.It is expected to announce a range of responses including a transition package for States left worse off by any reforms.But the changes are not expected to immediately deliver extra cash to WA.The CCI poll found that when voters in each State and Territory was asked to rank the importance of particular issues, the GST was on top for WA voters.

Source: New survey shows WA voters want GST fixed, ahead of almost every other political issue | PerthNow