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zamerx, post: 268217, member: 116744 wrote:
Remember when John Howard introduced the GST, one (very) main reason was to get rid of the black economy, so much for that excuse ?!

There is a difference between the black economy and the shadow economy. But yes, I know what you mean. The main problem is that most of the money going through the shadow economy is with the big companies, not the small businesses that the government likes to blame.