R&D tax incentive – what software companies must do from here

By William Buck on 03/07/19 - Mins to read: 3 minutes

How to meet the rules and minimise risk Since late 2018, one of the biggest talking points in the Australian startup community has been the perceived ‘crackdown’ on software R&D tax incentive claims. Seemingly overnight, the key government incentive for encouraging technical advancements has become a question mark for...
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SA state Budget highlights

By William Buck on 03/07/19 - Mins to read: 3 minutes

On Tuesday 18th June 2019, Treasurer, Rob Lucas, handed down the 2019-20 State Budget, being his second Budget of the current Marshall State Government. After last years announcement of a ‘financial mess’ and a ‘financial blackhole’, the Government has announced a modest operating surplus of $94 million for the 2019-20...
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What Australian Tech start-ups need in the first 100 days

By William Buck on 03/07/19 - Mins to read: 3 minutes

The Minister for Industry, Science and Technology offered to hold a roundtable for tech leaders last week, as she outlined her 100-day action plan for the Innovation Portfolio. Challenging the tech sector, the Hon. Karen Andrews proposed start-up leaders be proactive in offering solutions to Australia innovation agenda, as they...
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Putting the M into SMEs

By Sarah Willington on behalf of Praxity on 03/07/19 - Mins to read: 3 minutes

This article first appeared in Hub Lite.  Mid-sized businesses (MSBs) are increasingly finding themselves sandwiched between global giants and a new wave of micro to fast growing disruptors, reported Praxity in April 2018. The article - The Challenges of Being Mid-Market - described that in today’s competitive, regulated and technology-focused...
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How a Labor party victory could impact on your property investments

By Mario Giramondo on 03/07/19 - Mins to read: 3 minutes

With the Australian Federal Election date set, the 18th May looms close with a change in government looking the most likely outcome. The lead up to an election can prove to be an uncertain time for many. For property investors, the changing of the political party in power can signify...
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Digital marketing can be your competitive advantage – part two

By William Buck on 03/07/19 - Mins to read: 3 minutes

Following on from part one where we discussed the importance of knowing how your brand performs online, this month we look at the magic of integrating your digital tools and the real benefits for your business. Providing a seamless online experience makes a difference. Creating an integrated journey between your social...
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