Tax, Super + You competition past winners

Need a little inspiration?

Check out the previous Tax, Super + You competition prize winning entries below.

Winners of the 2018 Tax, Super + You competition

Junior category

  • 1st prize - Tax & You by Sonya Maloney and Elise Burke (NSW)
  • 2nd prize (tie) - Tax is Champion by Daniel Kang (NSW)
  • 2nd prize (tie) - Superannuation rap by Sarah Milton (QLD)
  • People’s Choice Award - Tax & You by Sonya Maloney and Elise Burke (NSW)

Senior category

  • 1st prize - The Answer by Neve Wildin Powell (QLD)
  • 2nd prize - Students Guide to Tax by Jamie Chambers, George Lines and Will Shaw (WA)
  • 3rd prize - What is tax and super? by Elise Hutchison (ACT)
  • People’s Choice Award - Students Guide to Tax by Jamie Chambers, George Lines and Will Shaw (WA)

All shortlisted entries for 2018 can be viewed here.

Winners of the 2017 Tax, Super + You competition

Senior category

  • 1st prize (tie) – Tax Rap by Jordan Donohue and Cabe Barrett (NSW)
  • 1st prize (tie) - The Value of Tax in Our Community and Super by Elise Hutchison (ACT)
  • 2nd prize (tie) - A Superannuation Animation by Jessica Leong (VIC)
  • 2nd prize (tie) - Finance-Superannuation by Dayle D'Mello, Simal Adeel, Charlie Jenkinson (WA)
  • 2nd prize (tie) - The Village and Boy Named Tax by Felicity Pollard (QLD)
  • People’s Choice Award - Finance-Superannuation by Dayle D'Mello, Simal Adeel, Charlie Jenkinson (WA)

2017 winners entries can be viewed here.

Village and the Boy Named Tax animation

Developed from the second-prize winning story in 2017 by high school student Felicity Pollard, the Village and the Boy Named Tax animation is a student’s perspective of the value of tax in the community. 2017 Tax, Super and You competition first-prize winner, Elise Hutchison, worked on the creation of the animation, including the voiceover. You can check out the animation here.


The Village and the Boy Named Tax – Behind-the-Scenes

The 2017 Tax, Super and You competition first-prize winner Elise Hutchinson worked on production of the animation during work experience with the ATO’s Marketing and Communication team. This behind-the-scenes video documents Elise’s experience, including recording the voiceover for the animation.


Stay tuned to the Tax, Super + You website for news about the 2019 competition!

  • Fact 10

    In 1936, at the request of the Australian Wool Growers Council, a wool tax was imposed to help the production of wool and to extend the use of wool throughout the world. It was levied at 6d (about 5c) per bale on all sales of shorn wool produced in Australia.

Contributions

Money that an individual or employer puts into a complying super fund.

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