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Tuesday, 24 November 2015

“Company tax rates need to fall”: Research shows cutting corporate tax by 5% would pay for itself

Cutting the company tax rate by 5% would boost the economy and in turn generate enough tax to pay for itself within five years, according to modelling done by PwC. by Broede Carmody

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

SME community to come together for COSBOA’s MicroEconomic Challenge

The summit in Sydney next month will aim to empower local business communities to influence and improve their local economies. by Eloise Keating

Wednesday, 18 November 2015

Small business can’t afford to overlook the little things in the Harper Review

The business community doesn’t appear to recognise the potential impact of the review's less sexy proposals. by Alexandra Merrett

Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Way to Go(Pro): Victorian government brings another big tech player - and 50 jobs - to Melbourne

The Victorian government has made a series of moves in the last month to prop up the state as the innovation leader in the country. by Denham Sadler

Thursday, 12 November 2015

The federal budget is hard to ‘fix’, but here are some solutions

Why, after decades of relatively good budgetary management in Australia, is the federal budget so hard to fix? And why don’t people seem to care? by John Wanna

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Victorian government brings Zendesk and 175 tech jobs to Melbourne

The partnership, the first of its kind for both Zendesk and the state government, was announced by Victorian premier Daniel Andrews and small business minister Philip Dalidakis on Monday morning. by Denham Sadler

Fast Lane: Small business adds value to the community – and the price of your house

There’s one group in the community that doesn’t get the thanks it deserves when it comes to vibrancy of Australia’s housing sector: small business owners. by Eloise Keating

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

Change in PM fails to boost confidence as business optimism takes hit in October

Business optimism dropped in October and the change in the federal government’s leadership failed to boost confidence, according to the latest data by Dun & Bradstreet. by Renee Thompson

Thursday, 29 October 2015

Business confidence nose-dived shortly before Malcolm Turnbull took over as PM

Business confidence evaporated shortly before Malcolm Turnbull took over as prime minister, according to research published today by Sensis. by Broede Carmody
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