Superannuation Guarantee Obligations: Don’t Get Caught Out by the ATO!

Increased ATO Activity with Employers’ Superannuation Guarantee Obligations Over the last couple of years, the ATO has introduced multiple new systems to change the way in which employers meet superannuation guarantee obligations for their employees. The two most recent significant changes regarding superannuation guarantees are: SuperStream Single Touch Payroll (STP) Here is a quick summary on what both systems are: SuperStream SuperStream is the way you must pay employee superannuation…  Read more

Australian Bushfires: Everything You Need to Know about Donations, Tax and Your Support Options

As we all are aware of the bushfires that continue to severely impact our country, it’s now more than ever that we must show our united support in wake of this devastation. Many Australians continue to generously donate to various bushfire appeals however, as Business Advisors, we emphasise that you closely consider how and where you donate. Tax Implications of Donations With many online options and platforms for donations, please…  Read more

Comprehensive Credit Reporting and What this Means for Your Credit Report

Comprehensive Credit Reporting (CCR)  What is Comprehensive Credit Reporting (CCR)? Comprehensive Credit Reporting, or more commonly known as Positive Credit Reporting, is Australia’s new credit reporting system that has been introduced to ensure a smoother and easier way for lenders to assess a person’s credit history. Changes to your Credit Report Australia has previously used Negative Credit Reporting where only information such as credit enquiries, bankruptcies or defaults/late/missed payments would…  Read more

Application of NSW Public Holidays: Australia Day and Anzac Day 2020

What you need to know as an employer for the Australia Day and Anzac Day NSW Public Holidays in 2020. Returning to work following the string of public holidays can be difficult for many. Fortunately, we won’t have to wait long for the next public holiday as Australia Day is just around the corner! With that in mind, it is important to be aware of how different public holidays in…  Read more

Have you paid your Superannuation Guarantee Contributions for the December 2019 Quarter?

Staff superannuation guarantee contributions for the December 2019 quarter are due before the 28th of January 2020. We would like to remind all employers that Superannuation Guarantee (SG) Contributions for December 2019 are now DUE and must be received before the 28th of January. If you are an employer or are responsible for managing employee superannuation contributions, we wish to remind you to pay staff superannuation guarantee contributions for the…  Read more

What You Need to Know: Annualised Salary Clause Changes in Modern Awards

Are your employees covered by a modern award? If so, your business may soon be affected by the Fair Work Commission’s recent decision to make changes to annualised salary clauses. In the most recent 4 yearly review of modern awards, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) has handed down a decision which will affect over 20 modern awards, by adding to or replacing existing annualised salary clauses within these awards. These…  Read more

Allan Hall named finalist in numerous firm-wide categories, including the Australian Accounting Awards 2019

Allan Hall Business Advisors continues to impress with individual, network and firm-wide awards and accolades, with our latest nomination as finalists in 6 categories of the Australian Accounting Awards 2019, Women in Finance Awards and HR Manager of the Year. For further details and a full list of our recent awards, click below.

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