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Strengthening the Medicare Levy to secure the future of the NDIS and other essential universal services

September 13, 2017

Strengthening the Medicare Levy to secure the future of the NDIS and other essential universal services

ACOSS, September 2017

This paper argues that the NDIS and health care services need a fair and robust revenue source to ensure they are there when people need them. It proposes four tests to assess competing revenue proposals, and applies them to six options including those from the Government and Labor.