Interview with Raf Epstein, 774 Pollie Graph

20 July 2017

RAF EPSTEIN: We're calibrating the machine with a new guest, who I don't think has done Pollie Graph before - Jim Chalmers, Labor's Shadow Finance Minister. Hi Jim. JIM CHALMERS: Hey Raf. I think I have but it was some time ago, so I appreciate the invitation. It obviously wasn't quite memorable enough. RAF EPSTEIN: […]

Interview with Peter Ryan, ABC

14 July 2017

PETER RYAN: Superannuation can be an eye-glazing topic that many workers choose to set and forget. But anyone salary sacrificing into super should take a closer look, given that some employers have been exploiting a legal loophole, which lets them hold back payments into an employee’s account for up to four months. But not for […]

Doorstop interview, Melbourne

12 July 2017

ACTING TREASURER: It’s great to be with you this afternoon to give you the good news – that the Australian economy is in good shape with strengthening business conditions and confidence, the highest since the GFC and we have seen very solid retail sales figures in recent months. Today, we have seen the consumer sentiment […]

Interview with Ross Greenwood, 2GB

9 July 2017

ROSS GREENWOOD: Many thanks for your time Kelly. KELLY O’DWYER: Great to be with you Ross and your listeners Ross. ROSS GREENWOOD: OK I’ve tried to set that up a bit to try and raise the issue about the constant changing of superannuation. I mean, when you were going into the last election, there was […]

Interview with Luke Grant, 2GB

23 June 2017

Subject: whistleblowers LUKE GRANT: Joining me on the line, Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, Kelly O’Dwyer, who’s back today, I think, from maternity leave. Is that right, Minister? KELLY O’DWYER: That’s right, Luke. That’s right, although my husband jokes that it feels like I haven’t really had that much time off because I’ve been […]

Interview with Mark Rorke, 2NUR

7 April 2017

MARK RORKE: Good morning Kelly, thanks for your time. I guess we’ll start by taking a look back a step or two and ask the question – why is superannuation so important for us to consider when we are a little bit younger? KELLY O’DWYER: Hi Mark, it’s great to be with you and your […]

Interview with David Penberthy and Will Goodings, FIVEaa

6 April 2017

PRESENTER: I imagine it’s news to the Minister for Revenue and Financial Services Kelly O’Dwyer that the election’s been changed by the entry of Harry Styles in the fray. Good morning to you Minister. KELLY O’DWYER: Good morning. Yes indeed I wasn’t aware of that! PRESENTER: Nope. You get all the big news first on […]

Interview with Grant Goldman, 2SM

6 April 2017

GRANT GOLDMAN: Joining us on the line the financial services minister, Kelly O’Dwyer. Good morning Kelly. KELLY O’DWYER: Good morning Grant. GRANT GOLDMAN: What do you make of these huge companies, and they are huge, particularly Google, not paying the proper amount of tax? KELLY O’DWYER: Well the Australian Government has made it very clear […]

Interview with Ross Greenwood, 2GB

2 April 2017

ROSS GREENWOOD: Let’s now go to the Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, Kelly O’Dwyer, in regards to this Productivity Commission release. Many thanks for your time Kelly. KELLY O'DWYER: Great to be with you Ross. GREENWOOD: You’re not far away from the family expanding, is that true? O'DWYER: Indeed, two under two in about […]

Joint doorstop interview, En Vogue Café, South Yarra

1 April 2017

MINISTER FOR REVENUE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES: It is really wonderful to have the Prime Minister in town here in South Yarra, in the heart of Victoria, in the premier retail and hospitality area of this state. In my electorate there are around about 21,000 small businesses that work hard each and every day and they […]

Interview with Jon Faine, 774

29 March 2017

JON FAINE: Kelly O'Dwyer is the Minister for Revenue and Financial Services in the Turnbull Coalition Government. She's the Member of Higgins in eastern suburban Melbourne. Ms O'Dwyer, good morning to you. KELLY O'DWYER: Good morning to you Jon and your listeners. JON FAINE: What do you want to achieve with this particular set of […]

Interview with Richelle Hunt, Drive

8 March 2017

RICHELLE HUNT: So Kelly O’Dwyer, Minister for Revenue and Financial Services. First of all, happy International Women’s Day. KELLY O’DWYER: And to you too Richelle, and to all of your listeners. RICHELLE HUNT: How have you spent your morning so far? How have you spent your day? KELLY O’DWYER: Well this morning I got up […]

Interview with Patricia Karvelas, Sky News

5 March 2017

PATRICIA KARVELAS: Kelly welcome. KELLY O’DWYER: Great pleasure to be with you Patricia. PATRICIA KARVELAS: Tony Abbott says the Prime Minister is not doing enough to defend the fair work decision. Is he doing enough? KELLY O’DWYER: Well it’s very clear that this decision has been a decision of the Fair Work Commission. They have […]

Interview with David Koch, Talking Lifestyle, 2UE

18 February 2017

DAVID KOCH: Minister, thanks for joining us. KELLY O'DWYER: Great to be with you Kochie. DAVID KOCH: Now, what are you introducing here? KELLY O'DWYER: So what we're introducing is, in essence, higher standards for financial advisers. People would be pretty shocked, probably, to learn that there are some people who can hang up their […]

Interview with The Project, Network 10

15 February 2017

CARRIE BICKMORE: Assistant Treasurer Kelly O'Dwyer joins us now. Kelly, for all the mums and dads out there who are struggling at the moment, what is the likelihood of the tax increases? KELLY O'DWYER: We don't actually want to be raising taxes and that's the whole point the treasurer has made. He said he that […]

Interview with Tom Elliott, 3AW

18 January 2017

TOM ELLIOTT: Kelly O'Dwyer good afternoon. ACTING TREASURER: Good afternoon Tom. TOM ELLIOTT: Now how developed is this idea for a Google tax, as it's being called by the financial review? ACTING TREASURER: Well I know that that's the colloquial expression for it. We're calling it a diverted profits tax. It's a tax that was […]

Interview with Luke Grant, 2GB

17 January 2017

LUKE GRANT: The Special Minister of State is on holidays but Kelly O’Dwyer, Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, is the acting minister while Scott Ryan, the Senator, is on leave and I’m delighted to say that Kelly O’Dwyer is on the line. Nice to talk to you again, Happy New Year. ACTING SPECIAL MINISTER […]