|Title||A taxing small business task|
|Publication Type||Newspaper Article|
|Year of Publication||2012|
|Tertiary Authors||Mazzarol, T|
|Corporate Authors||Phil Kemp|
|Keywords||Australia, small business commissioner|
This is a reprint of "The Conversation" article relating to Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard's decision to appoint a new federal Small Business Commissioner. The role and responsibilities of this person are discussed along with an assessment of the existing Small Business Commissioners appointed by different states and territories. The need for the Commissioner to have real power to enforce action is highlighted as being of prime importance.