COVID-19 Updates

JobKeeper

Tax Time

Ways to help you get ready for tax time

2020 has been a very challenging time for businesses, with COVID-19, bushfires and drought taking an unprecedented toll on many. While tax and super may not be on the top of your mind during these tim...

JobKeeper Update

Monthly reporting for JobKeeper payments

Businesses that have enrolled for the JobKeeper Payment and identified their eligible employees will need to make a business monthly declaration to the ATO. A registered tax professional can also do t...

Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage Increase Should Be Shelved

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) says the Fair Work Commission should keep minimum wages at current levels. “Member feedback is that transport companies are now facing dire circumstan...

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5 key things employers should know about JobKeeper

The JobKeeper legislation made some important changes to the Fair Work Act.  These changes are in place until the end of 27 September 2020. If they need to be extended a review will occur in mid-July....

COVID-19 JobKeeper Payment Explained

The Australian Government has announced a JobKeeper Payment that is a wage subsidy intended to help employers retain employees during the COVID – 19 emergency.  The JobKeeper Payment is a flat payment...