AUSTRALIAN TAXPAYERS’ ALLIANCE

AUSTRALIAN TAXPAYERS’ ALLIANCE

Sydney South, Australia

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The mission of Australian Taxpayers' Alliance is to oppose the high taxes, wasteful spending, and crippling red tape that are hurting Aussie families and businesses, and to provide a voice for everyone who opposes the big-government agenda. The Australian Taxpayers' Alliance is a unique grassroots advocacy and activist organisation comprising more than 25,000 members dedicated to standing up for hardworking Australian taxpayers.

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