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2016 Budget tax breaks

Small business asked to spend its tax breaks

The tax breaks are forecast to shrink the government’s revenue by $5.3 billion over the next four years, which it says will be offset by a crackdown o…

Jeff Rogut AACS

Tobacco excise measure a predictably lazy move: AACS

The tobacco excise increases that were insultingly glossed over in the Budget presentation will impact many businesses, particularly the small busines…

Digital transformation

Four initiatives to digitally transform your business

You need to subject your website and marketing programs to a digital transformation to adapt to a mobile world and increased demands from your custome…

Thumbs up for the Budget

Small business leaders give Budget a warm welcome

‘Overall this is a measured budget that balances fiscal responsibility and a path to budgetary sustainability, with important measures to boost busine…

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There’s never been a more exciting time to be an SME: ASBFEO

‘Federal Budget measures aimed at streamlining red tape compliance will free up time for SMEs to focus on their core business.’

Dinesh De Silva NetStripes

Top three must-dos for SMEs in an innovation-driven economy

As business owners we must address the needs of clients and set out on a journey to digitally engage with them.

Australian Made

Australian Made welcomes ACCC action against importer

Country of origin claims are a particularly valuable marketing tool for businesses, as many consumers place a premium on goods that are Australian mad…

Tax cut

Tax cut for small and medium-sized businesses

The corporate tax cut will be funded by a further crackdown on multinational tax avoidance, including a more aggressive diverted profit tax.

Tim Reed MYOB

SMEs call for reduced company tax rates

The survey of more than 1000 Australian small to medium-sized business owners found that 60% of SMEs agreed that company tax rates should be reduced, …

Fair Work Ombudsman

Record penalties against 7-Eleven operator

In addition to the penalties, Sarkaria and his company must commission professional audits of their compliance with workplace laws and undertake train…

Retail customer experience

Improve your retail customer experience

Excellent retail customer experience needs to apply across all channels, and successful retail companies have to stay ahead of fast-paced customer tre…

Dimension5 launch

New co-working space music to distinguished ears

Dimension5 is inspired to collaborate with, co-create with and support people and businesses who are outstanding…the innovative, disruptive game-cha…

Start-ups and the Budget

What the Budget can do for startups

To help spur on investment in startups, the non-refundable tax offset could be more generous, by pushing the cap beyond $200,000.

Aussie dollar drifts lower amid rate-cut speculation

Sentiment towards the Aussie dollar should remain bearish amid speculation the RBA may cut the cash rate next week in response to the weak CPI – inf…

Small hospitality businesses

Payroll tax relief to benefit small hospitality businesses

‘As a labour-intensive industry small hospitality businesses feel the pinch of payroll tax more than any other sector. This announcement shows a wil…


Cyber criminals exploiting human nature

Alarmingly, 30% of phishing messages were opened – up from 23% in the 2015 report – and 13% of those clicked to open the malicious attachment or n…


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