Melbourne-based start-up Kickfolio has revealed how it raised more than $1 million from US investors after being accepted into 500 Startups, changing its name to App.io in the process. by Michelle Hammond
Start-ups could face fines in excess of $10,000 if they make false or misleading statements when applying for an Australian Business Number, after the Tax Office received special funding in the 2013 federal budget for a crackdown. by Michelle Hammond
Start-ups are the least likely to know about the federal government's $6500 instant asset write-off, according to a new MYOB report, which shows almost 40% aren't aware of the tax perk. by Michelle Hammond
Sydney-based start-up Tapestry is gearing up for a US launch after receiving a $400,000 federal government grant, adding to the $600,000 it raised last year, but is still talking to investors. by Michelle Hammond
Australia has seen a fall in the number of micro businesses as workers in the mining states trade entrepreneurship for paid employment, according to a new report released by the Productivity Commission. by Michelle Hammond
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