FIFO and its unintended consequences

A CONCERNED reader of EnergyNewsPremium has chimed in with their opinion of yesterday's article (FIFO tax whack looming), saying it is a prime example of the law of unintended consequences.

"When the FBT [Fringe Benefits Tax] was introduced to stop the abuse of fringe benefits given primarily to the big end of town, Australia became the only place in the world where the giver of the