#keepmytendollars is trending on Twitter ahead of the federal budget


Australians are tweeting the hashtag #keepmytendollars on Twitter, asking the federal government to keep the money from proposed tax cuts for low and middle-income earners in budget and put it towards other measures needing such as the NDIS or Newstart.

Earlier this week, Treasurer Scott Morrison confirmed the budget, released on Tuesday night, will deliver some income tax relief for people earning up to $87,000.

According to the ABC, that works out to be roughly $10 a week.

But instead of getting that money back, Twitter users have offered their own suggestions for how the money can be better spent.





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