grattan: Australian Tax Policy Analysis

Utilities for costing and evaluating Australian tax policy, including high-performance tax and transfer calculators, a fast method of projecting tax collections, and an interface to common indices from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Written to support Grattan Institute's Australian Perspectives program. For access to the 'taxstats' package, please run install.packages("taxstats", repos = "", type = "source"). N.B. The 'taxstats' package is approximately 50 MB.

Depends: R (≥ 3.3.0)
Imports: data.table, hutils, ineq (≥ 0.2-10), rsdmx, fastmatch, forecast, assertthat (≥ 0.1), magrittr (≥ 1.5), Rcpp (≥ 0.12.3), utils, zoo (≥ 1.5-5)
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: dplyr, dtplyr, fst (≥ 0.8.4), ggplot2, ggrepel, knitr, lattice, mgcv, rlang, rmarkdown, scales, survey, taxstats, taxstats1516, testthat, tibble, viridis, yaml, covr
Published: 2018-10-16
Author: Hugh Parsonage [aut, cre], Tim Cameron [aut], Brendan Coates [aut], Matthew Katzen [aut], William Young [aut], Ittima Cherastidtham [dtc], W. Karsten [ctb], M. Enrique Garcia [ctb]
Maintainer: Hugh Parsonage <hugh.parsonage at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: grattan results


Reference manual: grattan.pdf
Vignettes: Calculations of income tax are rolling joins
Package source: grattan_1.7.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: grattan_1.7.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: grattan_1.7.0.0.tgz
Old sources: grattan archive


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