Australia Moves To Restrict Cash and Build Up Its Surveillance State
Australia is “The Lucky Country”. It is also becoming one of the most watched.
The country is a Senate vote away from banning the use of cash for transactions of AU$10,000 and above.
It’s all part of the international push by tax and regulatory officials to minimize the use of cash as part of the effort to monitor the public—and it’s coming soon to a lawbook near you.