Tax, Super + You competition past winners

2019 winners

Junior category

  • First prize – Tax Man Max by Alma-Mia Marret (VIC)
  • Second prize (tie) – Taxville & Miserton by Nancy Huang, Fiona Lin and Jasmine Guan (NSW)
  • Second prize (tie) – The Importance of TAX and SUPER by Piper Dougherty (NSW)
  • Third prize (tie) – How Tax Makes You a Superhero! by Belle White (VIC)
  • Third prize (tie) – The Superannuation Song by Hayley Dolce McDermott (NSW)
  • People’s Choice Award – Tax Man Max by Alma-Mia Marret (VIC)

Senior category

  • First prize – Tax and Super Rap by Ryan Carter (WA)
  • Second prize – Make That Money by Lotte Coakes-Jenkins and Kathleen Doherty (NSW)
  • Third prize – The Facts About Tax by Kousitha Sivayogan and Sharanaa Jayaroopan (VIC)
  • People’s Choice Award – The Facts About Tax by Kousitha Sivayogan and Sharanaa Jayaroopan (VIC)

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2018 winners

Junior category

  • First prize – Tax & You by Sonya Maloney and Elise Burke (NSW)
  • Second prize (tie) – Tax is Champion by Daniel Kang (NSW)
  • Second prize (tie) – Superannuation rap by Sarah Milton (QLD)
  • People’s Choice Award – Tax & You by Sonya Maloney and Elise Burke (NSW)

Senior category

  • First prize – The Answer by Neve Wildin Powell (QLD)
  • Second prize – Students Guide to Tax by Jamie Chambers, George Lines and Will Shaw (WA)
  • Third 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)

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2017 winners

Senior category

  • First prize (tie) – Tax Rap by Jordan Donohue and Cabe Barrett (NSW)
  • First prize (tie) – The Value of Tax in Our Community and Super by Elise Hutchison (ACT)
  • Second prize (tie) – A Superannuation Animation by Jessica Leong (VIC)
  • Second prize (tie) – Finance-Superannuation by Dayle D'Mello, Simal Adeel, Charlie Jenkinson (WA)
  • Second 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)

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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 + 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 + 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 updates on the competition.

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