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Fact Check: How much will the fuel tax hike leave you out of pocket?

Publisher
Petrol Taxation Australia
Description
The Abbott government claims an increase in the fuel excise will cost households an extra 40 cents a week. But the Australian Automobile Association says the Government is being disengenuous because the average motorist will actually pay about $140 extra a year.
Verdict: Exaggerated
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