If you’re a fan of online shopping, then this news isn’t going to go down too well.
There are reports this morning that the Australian Government is thinking about slapping online shoppers with a $5 additional tax on international orders.
It’s understood the Home Affairs Department initially proposed the online shopping tax to help cover the costs of security screening overseas parcels.
The tax of at least $5 would apply to all orders under $1000, according to Nine’s political reporter Fiona Willan.
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