Appendix G

Australian Government taxation and spending

The charts below summarise Australian Government revenues and expenses for 2009‑10 on an accrual basis. Total revenue for 2009‑10 is expected to be $291 billion, a decrease of 4 per cent on estimated revenue since the February 2009 Updated Economic and Fiscal Outlook. Total expenses for 2009‑10 are expected to be $338.2 billion, an increase of 2 per cent on estimated expenses since the February 2009 Updated Economic and Fiscal Outlook.

Where revenue comes from

Chart: Where revenue comes from

Where taxpayers' money is spent

Chart: Where taxpayers' money is spent