This week in small business and startup news, small businesses reacted to the ‘Tampon Tax’, top tax tips were discussed, the ACCC targeted misleading organic claims, a young star was awarded and much more.
Fast food CEO takes home rising star award
At the age of 25, Bianca Azzopardi, CEO of Zambrero, won the ‘Rising Star’ award at the 2018 QSR Media Detpak Conference & Awards. Azzopardi is a great example for young entrepreneurs looking to get ahead.
Startups react to ‘Tampon Tax’
There has been a big push for the removal of women’s essential sanitary products from the list of “luxury” items on the GST register. State Governments currently under Labor rule (Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, the Northern Territory, ACT) all stand in favour of removing the tax. Founders gave their opinion on the matter. While they are happy with the progress, they don’t think it’s enough just yet.
EOFY tax tips for businesses
To save you some EOFY grey hairs, we got an expert to give some tips to help towards this time of year. That way, you can get back to doing that thing you do so well and use this checklist to minimise your tax bill at the end of the year.
We hope you have a great weekend and tune in next week for the latest in small business and startup news.