Appendix G

Australian Government taxation and spending


The charts below summarise Australian Government revenues and expenses for 2011‑12 on an accrual basis. Total revenue for 2011‑12 is expected to be $350.0 billion, a decrease of 1.5 per cent on estimated revenue since the Mid‑Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2010‑11. Total expenses for 2011‑12 are expected to be $365.8 billion, an increase of 1.0 per cent on estimated expenses since the Mid‑Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2010‑11.

Where revenue comes from


Chart: Australian Government revenues and expenses for 2011?12 on
                                        an accrual basis

Where taxpayer's money is spent

Chart: Where taxpayer's money is spent