Thursday 24 May

Today on StartupSmart, we provide you with seven timely tips ahead of the looming end of financial year.

 

Tax time regularly sees start-ups scrambling to get their finances in order, but it doesn’t have to be like that.

Today, tax expert Greg Hayes provides seven essential pieces of housekeeping, ranging from writing off bad debts to making super payments, that you can quickly tick off and save yourself a June 30 headache.

Elsewhere, investor Steve Torso explains how to keep your elevator pitch short and sweet and Polly McGee outlines how mumpreneurs can retain their brand authenticity.

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