Allan Hall Steps It Up for Steptember

Our team at Allan Hall Business Advisors took part in Steptember, raising vital funds for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance. This year, we are proud to announce that our team took over 6 million steps and raised $1,500 for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance. Despite the average office worker only taking 3,000 steps a day, Steptember challenged our team at Allan Hall to take 10,000 steps a day from the 1st of…  Read more

Have you paid your Superannuation Guarantee Contributions for the September 2020 Quarter?

Superannuation Guarantee Contributions for Quarter Ended 30 September 2020 are due by 28 October 2020. 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 quarter ended 30th September 2020 BEFORE 28th October 2020 or you can be liable for penalties. When arranging payment for this quarter, please ensure that you allocate enough time for processing. Payment must be…  Read more

2020-2021 Federal Budget: Taxation and Accounting Overview

The Federal Treasurer, Mr Josh Frydenberg, handed down the 2020-21 Federal Budget at 7:30 pm (AEDT) on 6 October 2020. Below we have provided a taxation and accounting overview of the changes outlined in the Budget. “Australia’s economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic in the form of the original and extended JobKeeper scheme, the cashflow boosts and the enhanced JobSeeker payment has come at a significant cost”, Mr Frydenberg said,…  Read more

JobKeeper Extension Scheme – Action Items

With the JobKeeper Extension Scheme coming into effect on 28 September 2020, we have summarised the key changes and action items that your business will need to make, should you be eligible for the extension. Key Changes:  JobKeeper Extension Periods:  The extension of the scheme will operate in two separate periods:  Extension 1:  28 September 2020 to 3 January 2021   Extension 2:  4 January 2021 to 28 March 2021   Payment Rates:  Payment rates…  Read more

What You Need to Know: JobKeeper Provisions in the Fair Work Act – Extensions and Changes

Further to our announcement regarding the new 1 July employee eligibility test date for the JobKeeper Payment, the Australian Government passed the JobKeeper Extension Scheme through legislation on 1 September 2020. The passing of this legislation brought with it changes and extensions to the JobKeeper provisions in the Fair Work Act, with extended provisions coming into place from 28 September 2020 and extending to the end of the scheme on 28 March 2021. The provisions introduce the “Legacy Employer,” which is further explained below.…  Read more

New JobKeeper 1 July Test Date Means You Need to Reassess Your Employee Eligibility and Act NOW

Under the new 1 July employee eligibility test date for the JobKeeper Payment, employers MUST provide the employee eligibility notice form(s) NOW to all new eligible employees that are now entitled to receive JobKeeper.  Employee Eligibility Further to our announcement last week regarding changes to the JobKeeper Payment Scheme, the Government passed the legislation last Friday meaning for JobKeeper fortnights starting from 3 August onwards, any employee who met the JobKeeper criteria as at 1 July 2020 can now receive the JobKeeper Payment.   A number of new eligible employees will now be entitled to receive the JobKeeper Payment, including:  Full time or part time employees who commenced employment after 1 March and were employed with you…  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.

Global alliance focussed on business excellence

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.