They are doubling taxes on all foreigners who own property, which is a violation of international law, and then they made it a crime for a foreign to even buy a house undisclosed.
On top of all of this insanity, then they are planning to strip consumers of their legal protections if they pay in cash and fail to get a receipt.
If an Australian pays for anything in cash, they suspect he is hiding money.
The Australian government is looking to impose penalties if a consumer pays cash and FAILS to get a receipt so they can end the underground economy.
They are expecting to change the culture by forcing consumers to ask for a fiscal receipts when paying cash for anything.
Now the Australian government has moved beyond eliminating cash, they seek to punish people who pay in cash.