News

JobKeeper 2.0 welcomed by small business advocates

- July 22, 2020 4 MIN READ

Small business advocates have welcomed the government’s announcement of the extension of the JobKeeper scheme. Small business owners and their champions have met the announcement of JobKeeper 2.0 with appreciation, suggesting the revamped and extended scheme will allow small businesses to remain viable during the ongoing coronavirus crisis. “We know the vital role small to… Read more »

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ASBFEO and Scottish Pacific launch small business funding guide

- July 29, 2019 3 MIN READ

Small business owners and their accountants and advisors will have a much better idea of the finance options available to them, thanks to a new resource developed by the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) and Scottish Pacific. Launched today, the Business Funding Guide is an industry first. The guide delivers a five-step… Read more »

Features

What small businesses want from the budget

- April 1, 2019 3 MIN READ

With the Federal Budget tomorrow and an election on the horizon, a national survey reveals clear expectations of what the government should prioritise for the small to medium business sector. Company tax cuts top SME wishlist SME Growth Index research released today shows that, when asked what SME priority the new Federal Parliament should focus on, company… Read more »