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The Federal Government may back down from a plan to make foreign tourism operators pay GST.

The government is reconsidering its stance after a report revealed the move could deter thousands of visitors from Australia, according to The Australian.

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The departmental report, commissioned by Tourism Minister Fran Bailey, found that the Australian market would lose 35,000 tourists and suffer losses of $150 million in visitor spending if the laws went ahead.

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