JobKeeper Payment Scheme: Eligibility Changes Announced
JobKeeper Payment Scheme: Eligibility Changes Announced
12/08/2020 | Allan Hall
On Tuesday the 21st of July the Australian Government announced a proposed extension of the JobKeeper Payment Scheme from 28th September 2020 until 28th March 2021. As of the 3rd of August 2020, two further changes were implemented by the government to ease JobKeeper eligibility criteria. The two important changes announced are in relation to: […]
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Extension of the JobKeeper Payment Scheme: What You Need to Know
Extension of the JobKeeper Payment Scheme: What You Need to Know
22/07/2020 | Allan Hall
The Australian Government announced a proposed extension of the JobKeeper Payment Scheme from 28th September 2020 until 28th March 2021, with revised eligibility requirements and reduced payments for eligible employees.
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Four Reasons Why Your Business Can Benefit from Recruitment Assistance
Four Reasons Why Your Business Can Benefit from Recruitment Assistance
08/07/2020 | Allan Hall
Do you need help with recruitment? We’ve got the lowdown on your recruitment options and why your business can benefit from recruitment assistance. A recruiter should be thought of as your very own personal brand spokesperson, a brand ambassador with the primary purpose to find people who will thrive in your business and help your […]
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Ride-sharing Now Eligible for Fringe Benefits Tax Exemption
Ride-sharing Now Eligible for Fringe Benefits Tax Exemption
29/06/2020 | Allan Hall
The Australian Government has now extended the Fringe Benefits Tax exemption for ‘taxi travel’ for employees to ride-share, with the likes of Uber, DiDi and Ola now falling under ‘taxi travel’. The inclusion of ride-sharing under ‘taxi travel’ will enable companies to receive the same tax benefits as they would for ‘taxi travel’, allowing for […]
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NSW Small Business Recovery Grant: What You Need to Know
NSW Small Business Recovery Grant: What You Need to Know
26/06/2020 | Allan Hall
On Tuesday 16th of June, the NSW Government announced a new recovery grant of up to $3,000, to assist small businesses with their safe re-opening, post COVID-19 lockdown. Purpose of the grant The Small Business Recovery Grant is aimed to directly support small businesses that are re-opening post COVID-19, to kickstart business operations, re-engage employees […]
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National Minimum Wage and Award Rates to Increase by 1.75%  
National Minimum Wage and Award Rates to Increase by 1.75%  
25/06/2020 | Allan Hall
The 2020 Annual Wage Review has resulted in a decision by the Fair Work Commission (FWC) to increase the  national minimum wage and the minimum award rate by 1.75%.   The new national minimum wage, which applies to all full-time  and part-time employees who are not covered by an award or  agreement, will increase to $753.80 per week or […]
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