Some analysts compared the tax to the carbon and mining taxes introduced by the former Labor Government in their impact on the market value of their targets - banks.
Fitch Ratings said the levy would have a "negative" but "manageable" impact on banks.
"I am shocked and amazed and also excited that for the first time in a few years this won't be brought up as a political thing", he said.
For a government that has trenchantly resisted a royal commission into the banks - which is still a partisan division between the Coalition and Labor - its measures are certainly highly interventionist.
Mr Morrison rejected suggestions he wanted a war with the banks because they were less popular with voters than the government.
Mr Howard addressed a PriceWaterhouseCoopers post-Budget event in Melbourne on Wednesday and again in Perth on Thursday.
Labor argues that, when it was last in government, it had set out sufficient savings to fully fund the NDIS for 10 years and the government has now allocated some of those savings to its corporate tax cut - which has necessitated the rise in the levy.
Banks are warning they will try to pass on some of the government's $6.2 billion bank levy to their millions of customers, with Westpac slamming the move as a "stealth tax" that will also hit shareholders and finance workers.
Arnhem Investment Management portfolio manager Mark Nathan said the banks did not view their funding sources as discreet cost pools in that way, which meant they were likely to raise rates on all customers.
Morrison talks to Bloomberg about the bank levy and Australia's AAA rating.
"It is now time for all our leaders to move on from populist bank bashing so we can work constructively with Parliament and policy makers on how we can best support the Australian economy", Mr Elliott said.
People who receive welfare payments may be subject to random drug tests to make sure they're, well, not doing drugs. "They are hundreds of thousands of individual Australian shareholders - many of whom are retirees - who are living on share dividends as a result of their retirement". "That they have certainty about policy", he told ABC radio.
Upon leaving a meeting with Treasury officials yesterday, ABA chief executive, Anna Bligh claimed the levy was "fraught with even more uncertainty after Treasury officials were unable to answer key questions at a briefing with banks". The job had been sought by Morrison's then staffer Sasha Grebe.
The treasurer allocated money for infrastructure projects, including a second Sydney Airport, and increased a healthcare levy to fund a disability insurance scheme. Morrison drew on his own family experience on Wednesday by telling the story of his brother-in-law Gary - present at Wednesday's lunch - who suffers from multiple sclerosis (MS).
"The encouraging further development here, is that the Treasurer has committed the government to the Medicare Levy increase, which is a viable way ahead for covering numerous NDIS costs. The budget goes into surplus in 2020/2021 and remains there over the medium term".
But the opposition has no power to stop the removal of the deficit levy, which comes off automatically at the end of June.
It is expected that the new levy will raise up to $6.2 billion. Once it's gone, reimposing it becomes harder.
According to the source, the airport is used by Iran to bring weapons into Syria via commercial and military cargo aircraft. Local media reported that the projectile was a drone that crossed from Syria to Israel's aerial territory.
Dias said the only way for the Canadian government to respond is "to go head to head" with the Trump administration. President Donald Trump insists he wasn't bluffing about threatening to pull out of NAFTA this week.
Utah isn't much for moral victories, but the franchise finishes a 51-season after ending a four-year playoff drought. Curry and Andre Iguodala combined for back-to-back 3-pointers to put the Warriors up 93-79 heading into the fourth.
White told WAFF in Huntsville that the family had been to the zoo multiple times, but had never seen the kangaroos before. A 9-year-old girl is recovering after being injured by a kangaroo in Alabama. "I'm just glad I was there", Jennifer said.
He goal came just 27 seconds after Kuznetsov scored to make it 3-2 and give the Capitals their first lead of the contest. Both Sidney Crosby and Conor Sheary returned from the concussions they sustained in Game 3.
Such a scenario would then force the House and Senate to work together to forge a compromise bill that both houses can support. Trump has threatened a government shutdown in September unless more of his goals are included in the next spending bill.
But Alves, who spent eight years at Real's fierce rival Barcelona, insists he has no preference who Juventus meets in the final . It could clinch an unprecedented sixth straight Serie A title on Sunday when it visits closest challenger Roma.
Mr Patnaik inducted experienced leaders like SN Patro, Prafulla Samal, Maheswar Mohanty, Niranjan Pujari and Pratap Jena. Sushant Singh, Nrushingha Sahu, Anant Das and Chandra Sarathi Behera and Sashi Bhusan Behera are first time ministers.
The Rockets destroyed the Spurs in Game 1 by hitting 22 3-pointers, and the home team knocked down 19 triples on Sunday night. But there was no need for alarm, as he shook off the injury and returned after the timeout to make a 3-pointer seconds later.
The person who turned up was actually a "longtime con man" named Justin Jackson , who arrived with his wife and a second woman. Steven Kaufman of Miami-Dade's cyber crimes unit posed as a production manager, per the arrest report .
James said she is on the association board of the complex and that she'd received several complaints about the noise level. Some of the kids at the party, which appeared to be in the USA , started chanting "Go home, go home".
The board's advisers are appointed for three-year terms, which are typically renewed even under a new administration. The decision is the latest in a series of moves that could benefit polluters.
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