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​Review recommends measures to reduce 'Australia Tax'

A government review into competition policy has suggested dropping parallel import restrictions and geoblocking limitations to give Australians access to cheaper prices.

By 23 September 2014

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Industry body defends 'Australia Tax', labels regulation anti-competitive

​The local industry body that represents Apple and Microsoft has defended the right of companies to set their own prices in Australia, warning that brands may "abandon" the Australian market if they can't charge what they wish.

By 17 June 2014

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The IT pricing inquiry one year on: Aussies still paying more

It's been 12 months since the parliamentary inquiry into the so-called 'Australia Tax' delivered its findings -- but has anything changed?

By 29 July 2014

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Sony PS4 vs. Xbox One: begun again, the consoles wars have

Used games, online play, borrowed titles and the dreaded Australia tax — it's on like Donkey Kong (or a non-Nintendo-exclusive equivalent).

By 11 June 2013