grattan: Australian Tax Policy Analysis

Utilities to cost and evaluate Australian tax policy, including fast projections of personal income tax collections, high-performance tax and transfer calculators, and an interface to common indices from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Written to support Grattan Institute's Australian Perspectives program, and related projects. Access to the Australian Taxation Office's sample files of personal income tax returns is assumed.

Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: data.table, hutils (≥ 1.3.0), ineq (≥ 0.2-10), fastmatch, forecast, fy (≥ 0.2.0), assertthat (≥ 0.1), magrittr (≥ 1.5), Rcpp (≥ 0.12.3), utils, zoo (≥ 1.5-5)
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: curl, dplyr, dtplyr, fst (≥ 0.8.4), future, future.apply, ggplot2, ggrepel, hutilscpp, knitr, lattice, mgcv, rlang, rmarkdown, rsdmx, scales, survey, taxstats, taxstats1516, testthat, tibble, viridis, yaml, withr, covr
Published: 2020-07-13
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], Matt Cowgill [aut]
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
Taxstats 2015-16
Package source: grattan_1.9.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: grattan_1.9.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: grattan_1.9.0.0.tgz
Old sources: grattan archive


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