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Chamber of Commerce & Industry Western Australia  - CCI is a private, not-for-profit business organisation - the largest of its kind in Western Australia and one of the most influential and respected chambers of commerce in the country. CCI, as it is today, was formed in 1992 through amalgamation of the WA Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Confederation of WA Industry, which itself was born of a marriage in 1975 of the Chamber of Manufactures of WA and the WA Employers Federation.For more than 120 years, CCI has been the undisputed voice of private enterprise in WA. Regional Chambers of Commerce & Industries WA   - The RCCIWA will be a strong lobby group to ensure greater political recognition of the abilities, needs and aspirations of regional WA. Among its goals, it will: o work closely with government and other political parties to encourage economic development; o develop, protect and promote the general interests of trade, commerce and industry in regional WA; and o promote and assist in the development of high standards of education and training for employment. Small Business Development Corporation Western Australia - We are a West Australian State Government agency focused on the development of the small business sector, and we are committed to: o Championing the cause of small business o Developing programs and services to meet the needs of small business development o Establishing and strengthening relationships between SBDC and key agencies (public and private sector) o Maintaining and enhancing the independence, innovation and responsiveness of SBDC Australian Tax Office Small Business Support -Being in small business can offer you many rewards and benefits, but it also means you have additional tax obligations to consider. As your business grows and changes your tax situation will as well. To help you stay in control of your tax affairs, we have identified a range of topics that may help you run your business, and links to where you can get more information and support from us. Our Small Business Assistance Program is responsible for providing practical support to small business that is: o more business focussed o tailored o practical o easier for business to understand o relevant to the issues a business is facing at the time o delivered in a way that is best suited to the business.
How to Search Business Chamber
Our Business Chamber contains a wealth of stories, business news and events. You can find information in a number of ways, by: o Category such as News, Events, Regulations etc o Tags such as Tax, Signage, Dinner etc On the left of the Home page you will find the categories link and below that the Tag Cloud. The larger the tag text in the Tag Cloud the more that word appears in articles. That way you can quickly see what topics have the most articles.  To make it easier for you to find relevant information, the system has a search bar at the top of each page. Simply type in the search terms you require and the system will show you articles that contain those words. You can email or save the searches you create by copying the web address (URL) at the top of your browser into an email or other document. Don’t forget, you can always add comments to articles, your feedback as local community businesses is important and we value your input. Help make our Chamber of Commerce a strong and vibrant part of the business community, if you aren’t members yet, why not join and play your part in making our community grow.
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