Former chief minister Kate Carnell says ACT needs to have lowest payroll tax rates to boost small and medium-sized businesses

EW
By Elliot Williams
Updated July 29 2020 - 9:33am, first published 7:00am
Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell has called for the ACT to have the lowest payroll tax in the country and for government to award more contracts to small businesses. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

The ACT should strive to have the lowest payroll tax in the country to provide a boost to small business, according to former chief minister Kate Carnell.

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Elliot Williams

Canberra Times journalist

I've been a reporter with The Canberra Times since 2017 and as a proud Canberran it's been an honour to tell the stories of my hometown. I'm currently reporting on the public service and examining the ins and outs of a very important part of our city. Email: elliot.williams@canberratimes.com.au

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