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Polls


Num Title Start Voting End Voting Status Votes Options
1 Have you been asked to extend payment terms in order to access supply chain financing options? February 7, 2020 March 7, 2020 31 2
2 Do you offer any form of paid leave for volunteer firefighters? January 6, 2020 February 6, 2020 67 3
3 Are you shutting down over the Christmas/New Year period? December 19, 2019 January 6, 2020 91 4
4 Are you expecting 2020 to be better or worse for your business than this year? November 18, 2019 December 19, 2019 180 4
5 How quickly are your invoices typically paid by your customers/clients? October 15, 2019 November 19, 2019 153 7
6 As a business owner, have you ever needed professional help to address your own mental health? September 12, 2019 October 15, 2019 131 4
7 What would be your business’s primary response if the rate of Superannuation Guarantee contributions does increase to 12 per cent? August 12, 2019 September 12, 2019 250 6
8 How do you think the recent cuts to taxes and interest rates will impact the Australian economy? July 12, 2019 August 12, 2019 148 4
9 Were you hit with an unexpected tax bill at the end of last financial year? June 2, 2019 July 10, 2019 90 3
10 Has your business ever disputed debt recovery actions taken by the ATO? May 2, 2019 June 2, 2019 76 2
11 Has the federal budget changed your voting intentions? April 2, 2019 May 2, 2019 220 3
12 Regardless of who wins the federal election, what single thing could the next government do to support your business? March 18, 2019 April 2, 2019 209 6
13 How many external advisers does your business use (covering things such as accounting, HR, legal etc.)? February 18, 2019 March 18, 2019 155 5
14 Have you already decided who will get your vote in the upcoming federal election? January 17, 2019 February 17, 2019 278 2
15 Will you be taking on new staff in 2019? December 18, 2018 January 17, 2019 227 4
16 Do you think the government’s proposed $2 billion securitisation fund will make it cheaper and easier for SMEs to obtain finance? November 19, 2018 December 18, 2018 137 4
17 Are you expecting busier pre-Christmas trade this year than last year? October 22, 2018 November 19, 2018 110 3
18 What has the abolition of 457 temporary skills visas, and its replacement in TSS, meant for your business? September 20, 2018 October 21, 2018 62 6
19 Given the pressures involved with operating a business, why do you remain self-employed? August 22, 2018 September 19, 2018 282 6
20 Test ordering July 30, 2018 August 30, 2018 0 3
21 Have you ever lied to a customer to make a sale? July 30, 2018 August 22, 2018 101 3
22 Is your business ready for Single Touch Payroll (STP)? July 5, 2018 July 30, 2018 109 3
23 Have you seen any change in how your bank deals with you since the banking royal commission began? June 12, 2018 July 4, 2018 133 5
24 Do you think this year's federal budget is good for SMEs? May 8, 2018 June 12, 2018 189 3
25 Given the Cambridge Analytica scandal and shake-up to business posts, will you continue to use Facebook as a marketing tool? April 16, 2018 May 8, 2018 403 3
26 Has your business lost money as the result of a supplier or customer going bust? March 12, 2018 April 16, 2018 184 3
27 Which tax do you find most cumbersome to manage in business? February 12, 2018 March 13, 2018 239 6
28 Have you used the $20,000 instant asset write off? January 9, 2018 February 12, 2018 157 3
29 What are your hiring intentions going into 2018? December 6, 2017 January 8, 2018 148 5
30 How frequently does your business experience internet connectivity problems? November 6, 2017 December 6, 2017 290 5
31 Are you expecting higher trade this Christmas than last year? October 16, 2017 November 5, 2017 154 3
32 As an employer, how will you be voting in the marriage equality postal survey? September 22, 2017 October 15, 2017 385 4
33 What is your biggest headache when hiring new employees? August 29, 2017 September 21, 2017 128 8
34 Would you boycott another business that did not publicly share your values? August 17, 2017 August 28, 2017 98 3
35 With concerns mounting about wage stagnation, are you planning to give employees a pay rise this financial year? August 4, 2017 August 16, 2017 83 5
36 Do you allow your accountant or bookkeeper to access your accounting software? July 10, 2017 August 3, 2017 184 4
37 What has been your experience hiring university graduates? June 22, 2017 July 10, 2017 74 5
38 Given Qantas' public support for marriage equality, do you think businesses should add their voice to social debates? June 1, 2017 June 21, 2017 242 3
39 What impact will this year's federal budget have on your business? May 9, 2017 May 31, 2017 66 4
40 What is your biggest operational cost? April 26, 2017 May 9, 2017 55 7
41 What are the main barriers you face in scaling your business? March 21, 2017 April 25, 2017 85 5
42 What do you find most difficult to source reliable support for as a business owner or manager? February 20, 2017 March 21, 2017 70 6
43 How many hours do you typically work each week? January 18, 2017 February 21, 2017 266 6
44 What is the best thing the government could do to support your business? December 15, 2016 January 18, 2017 131 5
45 What is the most valuable type of education for you and your business? November 19, 2016 December 15, 2016 53 6
46 What do you see as your biggest business risk? October 12, 2016 November 18, 2016 126 6
47 What is your biggest recruitment challenge? September 13, 2016 October 11, 2016 58 5
48 How often do you review your insurance needs? August 10, 2016 September 10, 2016 91 4
49 What would make you change your telco provider? July 26, 2016 August 9, 2016 50 4
50 Will you be seeking funding for your business this financial year? July 4, 2016 July 26, 2016 120 4
51 Will this year’s federal Budget determine who you vote for in the election? May 2, 2016 July 1, 2016 32 2
52 Do you currently outsource your marketing operations or perform them in-house? October 29, 2015 January 31, 2016 256 3
53 Are accounting degrees losing relevance as technology reshapes the industry? October 19, 2015 November 19, 2015 160 2
54 As an accountant are you experiencing loss of productivity due to the use of technology by the ATO? September 11, 2015 October 20, 2015 409 2
55 Will the GST increase to 15 per cent within the next two years? August 24, 2015 September 24, 2015 245 2
56 Should stamp duty be replaced by a land tax? August 20, 2015 September 20, 2015 117 2
57 Have you lost revenue to ATO automation this tax season? July 30, 2015 August 30, 2015 155 2
58 Have you started preparing for the end of the accountants' exemption? June 23, 2015 August 30, 2015 196 2
59 Is the ATO's vision of a standard chart of accounts realistic? June 3, 2015 June 24, 2015 331 2
60 Is the Tax Practitioners Board doing enough to stop unregistered tax agents operating in Australia? May 20, 2015 June 20, 2015 215 2
61 Does your firm outsource compliance work to an overseas-based service provider? April 16, 2015 May 22, 2015 431 2
62 Does your firm offer value-based billing? March 15, 2015 April 17, 2015 195 3
63 Are you worried SBR will decrease your firm's total revenue over the next two years? February 15, 2015 March 15, 2015 202 2
64 It's now 2015, have you started preparing for the end of the accountants' exemption yet? January 13, 2015 February 13, 2015 159 3
65 Will automation cost your firm revenue in 2015? January 6, 2015 February 6, 2015 136 2
66 Do you agree with the FSI's recommendation to ban direct borrowing in SMSFs? December 11, 2014 January 11, 2015 304 2
67 Is your professional accounting body doing enough to help you prepare for the end of the accountants' exemption? November 24, 2014 December 24, 2014 138 2
68 Has technological change forced you to rethink your fee structure? October 24, 2014 November 26, 2014 110 2
69 Do you expect the FSI to have any real impact on your firm? September 25, 2014 October 25, 2014 46 2
70 What percentage of revenue does your firm generate in the SMSF space? September 4, 2014 October 4, 2014 134 4
71 Are you happy with your professional accounting body? August 18, 2014 September 18, 2014 269 2
72 Have you started preparing for the end of the accountants' exemption? July 17, 2014 August 18, 2014 102 2
73 Does Australia need an independent Tax Reform Commission? June 24, 2014 July 26, 2012 116 2
74 Does the GST need an overhaul? May 26, 2014 June 26, 2014 144 2
75 With the accountants' exemption set to expire in 2016, what action do you plan to take? April 29, 2014 May 30, 2014 105 5
76 Are you confident in your firm’s growth prospects for the next 12 months? April 2, 2014 May 2, 2014 10 3