Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT EXTENSION– Update 24 September 2020

Government announces changes to JobKeeper Extension 1 from 28 September 2020 to 3 January 2021 The JobKeeper extension 1 will start from 28 September 2020, and the ATO have just released some updates in relation to timing and the ‘80-hours test’. JobKeeper Extension 1 You will need to show that your actual GST turnover has declined by at least 30% (for an aggregated turnover of $1 billion or less) in… Read More »Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT EXTENSION– Update 24 September 2020

Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER 1.0 & JOBKEEPER EXTENSION 2.0

Government announces changes to JobKeeper The latest amendment to the JobKeeper 1.0 rules has been released. From Monday 3 August 2020, the employee eligibility test date will move from 1 March 2020 to 1 July 2020. The new reference date will apply for the last four fortnights of the legislated scheme as well as the duration of the proposed extended period. Employee eligibility is now based on 01 July 2020… Read More »Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER 1.0 & JOBKEEPER EXTENSION 2.0

Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT EXTENSION

Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT EXTENSION – Update 21 July 2020 Government announces changes to JobKeeper On 21 July the Government announced it is extending the JobKeeper Payment for a further six months until 28 March 2021 and is targeting support to those businesses and not-for-profits who continue to be significantly impacted by the Coronavirus. JobKeeper changes The changes to JobKeeper include: extending the scheme until 28 March… Read More »Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT EXTENSION

An Update on Cyber Security, Resilience and Your Privacy

As the events of COVID-19 have demonstrated – and indeed, this week’s major news around state-sponsored ransomware attacks and data theft directly on Australia – our personal privacy, the protection of our financial information and even our very identities, has never been more crucial. It has become so important to ensure we’re doing everything we can to protect ourselves from those threats that would have our privacy opened up on… Read More »An Update on Cyber Security, Resilience and Your Privacy

Employer Superannuation Guarantee Obligation Amnesty

Are you, or anyone you know, not up to date with their Employer Superannuation Guarantee Obligations? If so, the current Amnesty Relief measures will be of benefit to you. What is the Superannuation Guarantee Amnesty? Over the past year the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) have been increasing their audit activity in relation to employers meeting their Superannuation Obligations. Currently, if an employer fails to make superannuation payments on time or pays… Read More »Employer Superannuation Guarantee Obligation Amnesty

JobKeeper Payment – Ongoing Reporting

This information is intended for those businesses that are currently receiving JobKeeper payments, or for those who anticipate they will be entitled to the JobKeeper payment for the month of May 2020 and have not previously been eligible. Please feel free to share this amongst your colleagues. There are a number of keys steps required to continue to receive the JobKeeper payments. What if I am eligible, and I haven’t… Read More »JobKeeper Payment – Ongoing Reporting

South Australian Land Tax Changes

This information is for land owners in South Australia. If the only land you own is your family home, owned in your/spouse’s personal name, the changes will not affect you. This may not be applicable to your circumstances at present, however, please feel free to share this with any family, friends or colleagues. What are the land tax changes? New land tax legislation will commence from 1 July 2020 which… Read More »South Australian Land Tax Changes

JobKeeper Payment for Small Business

This information is for small businesses who qualify for the JobKeeper payment. If you qualify, you will need to take steps in the near future to enrol and apply for the payment. This may not be applicable to your circumstances at the present, however, please feel free to share this with any family, friends and colleagues. What is the JobKeeper payment and how does my business qualify? Employers: with a… Read More »JobKeeper Payment for Small Business

Government of SA $10,000 Emergency Cash Grant for Small Business

The information below is applicable to small businesses with employees in South Australia. If this does not apply to you, please feel free to forward this information onto any of your family, friends, colleagues, or people in your network who you believe could benefit from these measures. The SA State Government has announced the availability of cash grants of $10,000 to small businesses, not-for-profits organisations, and sporting and community organisations,… Read More »Government of SA $10,000 Emergency Cash Grant for Small Business

Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT

The Government has announced the biggest support package to date aimed at supporting both employees and businesses and we appreciate that the Government is working hard to support all businesses through this difficult time. At this stage, however, we do not hold all of the relevant information and are awaiting clarification on certain aspects. We will release further updates as they become available and look forward to communicating with you… Read More »Covid-19 Government Stimulus Response – JOBKEEPER PAYMENT