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    Starting your own business

    When you start a business, there are tax and super responsibilities you need to be aware of, including:

    • the tax implications of your business structure
    • registering your business
    • records you need to keep
    • deductions you can claim.

    We provide information about the key things you need to know and do when starting your own business.

    Find out about:

    For your tax and super basics, this video is a good starting point:


    Duration 5m:27s.

    See also:

    • Plan & StartExternal Link – for information on non-tax-specific information, tools and resources to help you with starting your business on business.gov.au
    Last modified: 10 Nov 2016QC 31774