How to Combat Mental Wellbeing During Isolation

While restrictions are easing, the COVID-19 pandemic is by no means over and as we continue to work remotely, this time of isolation can be more difficult for some. It is important to recognise that uncertainty and unpredictability can take a toll on mental wellbeing and some of us may be feeling this more than others. Mental health is just as important as physical health and something that needs thought, care and nurturing by all. Here are some…  Read more

JobKeeper Payment: Important Key Dates

Final call to enrol for JobKeeper for April/May and next JobKeeper monthly declaration now due It is very important to keep up to date with the JobKeeper Payment key dates to ensure you don’t miss critical deadlines to receive payments. Upcoming JobKeeper Payment Key Dates: 31 May: Don’t forget, you only have until 31 May to enrol for JobKeeper if you intend to claim for wages paid for JobKeeper fortnights in…  Read more

New Federal Court Ruling: Time to Review Your Casual Employment Arrangements

A decision by the Federal Court last week on casual employment in the WorkPac v Rossato case has significant implications for clients with long term or regular casual employees. The main take-outs of the decision regarding casual employment arrangements are as follows: Under certain circumstances, employees who have been regarded as casuals (ie. where there is a “firm advance commitment”) may be mis-classified, as they should be treated as ongoing…  Read more

COVID-19 Return to the Workplace: Safe Work Principles

As restrictions ease across Australia, there are some essential WHS considerations for businesses to prepare for the re-opening of the workplace. With the progressive easing of COVID-19 restrictions, it is essential for you to meet your obligations for workplace health and safety and provide an environment that allows a safe return to the workplace for your employees, customers and suppliers. This simply requires the workplace to be safe and without…  Read more

JobKeeper Payment: Important Next Steps

It is very important to keep up to date with the JobKeeper Payment next steps and upcoming key dates to ensure you don’t miss critical deadlines to receive payments. The ATO has identified 3 key steps in order to receive the JobKeeper payment. If you have already completed Step 1 and enrolled for JobKeeper, the important next steps you need to complete from this week in order to receive JobKeeper payments for your employees are: Step 2: Identify and maintain eligible employees…  Read more

JobKeeper Payment Webinar FAQs

The Australian Government and the ATO continue to update JobKeeper Payment FAQs on a daily basis to assist you with the latest information regarding the JobKeeper Scheme and what you need to know as an employer. Click here to access the JobKeeper Payment FAQs from Treasury. Click here to access the JobKeeper Payment FAQs from the ATO. We have also created a JobKeeper Webinar FAQs that directly reflects the most…  Read more

Allan Hall: Multi-award winning firm

Allan Hall Business Advisors continues to impress with individual, network and firm-wide awards and accolades, with our latest nomination as winner of the Client Choice Awards 2020, Women in Finance Awards 2019 and HR Manager of the Year 2019. For further details and a full list of our recent awards, click below.

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Together as One. Allan Hall Business Advisors is a Member of the Alliott Global Alliance of independent professional firms.

The Alliott Global Alliance is a growing alliance group of 180+ accounting and law firms in  across 80+ countries globally. As part of this group, we can connect with like-minded members of Alliott Global Alliance in other jurisdictions to support and advise our clients who are wishing to explore and develop business opportunities both locally and internationally.