War for Water: foreign investor firepower over Australian farmers in water deals – Michael West

War for Water: foreign investor firepower over Australian farmers in water deals – Michael West
Water rights, Watergate
Selling no giving our resources away for short term funds

The “corporatisation” of Australian farming continues apace. Almost 14% of agricultural land is now owned by foreign investors who, according to a ruling by the ATO, do not have to pay capital gains tax on water rights. Callum Foote reports.

War for Water: foreign investor firepower over Australian farmers in water deals – Michael West

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