More tax or spend the kids' inheritance? Taskforce to look at future aged care funding

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Updated June 13 2023 - 12:15pm, first published June 10 2023 - 5:00am
Aged Care minister Anika Wells announces reforms to the sector. Picture Alesa Kurtz
Aged Care minister Anika Wells announces reforms to the sector. Picture Alesa Kurtz

Momentum is growing from both government and providers for a more means-tested aged care funding system which would see Australians, particularly the wealthy, contribute more for their aged care.

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Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

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