1 10, 2020

October Newsletter Published 01.10.2020


October Newsletter Published 01.10.2020

Our October Newsletter was sent out today – Did you receive yours?

October 2020 Issue Covered

  • JobKeeper rules, conditions and payment rates have changed
    – JobKeeper is a two-tiered payment arrangement
  • New data matching programs initiated by the Federal Government
    – SMEs: ATO confirms JobKeeper payments do not contribute to aggregated turnover
  • Fears of Div 7A danger from COVID-relaxed loan repayments unfounded
  • Electronic execution of documents during COVID-19
October Newsletter Published 01.10.20202020-10-01T17:08:13+10:00
21 09, 2020

Third Round of Business Support Fund Grants – NOW OPEN


Third Round of Business Support Fund Grants – NOW OPEN

Eligible businesses will receive grants of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000, depending on the business’ annual payroll.

It is important you check your ANZSIC industry classification on the Australian Business Register website to confirm your eligibility.  Eligible industries can be found in the ‘Third round of the Business Support Fund – Eligible ANZSIC classes fact sheet’. You can update your classification […]

Third Round of Business Support Fund Grants – NOW OPEN2020-09-21T15:07:20+10:00
20 08, 2020

Urgent JobKeeper Action Required


Urgent JobKeeper Action Required

The Government has amended the JobKeeper rules to allow more employees to qualify for the JobKeeper payment. This is achieved by extending the eligible employee test to also include eligible employees who were employed on 1 July 2020 (in addition to those employed on the original 1 March 2020 employment date), where they are not currently nominated for JobKeeper payments with another entity.

As a result, more employees may qualify for JobKeeper payments from […]

Urgent JobKeeper Action Required2020-08-21T06:41:45+10:00
3 08, 2020

August Newsletter Published 03.08.2020


August Newsletter Published 03.08.2020

Our August Newsletter was sent out today – Did you receive yours?

August 2020 Issue Covered

  • The JobKeeper scheme gets an update, plus an extension
    – The JobKeeper Payment Rate
    – Employees
    – Additional Turnover Tests
  • Has your super fund got you covered for insurance?
    – With COVID-19, maybe not
    – COVID-19 impact on insurance cover
    – Early release of super extended
  • Rental property: Tax approach adjusts for COVID-19
    – Short-term rentals
    – Deductions for vacant land […]
August Newsletter Published 03.08.20202020-08-03T15:26:22+10:00
8 07, 2020

Workcover & JobKeeper Information for Employers


Workcover & JobKeeper Information for Employers

Information for Employers

Commonwealth Government JobKeeper Payments and Victorian WorkCover Premiums

On 5 May 2020, the Victorian Government confirmed that any eligible Commonwealth Government JobKeeper Payments to meet the $1,500 threshold will not affect the calculation of the WorkCover premium. Therefore, not all Commonwealth Government JobKeeper Payments are included in your annual WorkCover Declaration.

Rateable Remuneration for WorkCover Premium

The following table summarises what JobKeeper Payments made by an employer who is receiving JobKeeper Payments […]

Workcover & JobKeeper Information for Employers2020-07-08T15:53:21+10:00
23 04, 2020

JobKeeper Payment for Employers – Enrol Now


JobKeeper Payment for Employers – Enrol Now

JobKeeper Payment for Employers - Enrol Now This information is current as of the latest updated date, however due to the evolving response to the crisis, we will update as changes occur.

Eligible businesses can now enrol with the ATO for the JobKeeper subsidy.


Key Dates:

  • From 20 April: enrol for JobKeeper payment.
  • By 30 April: enrol and pay your […]
JobKeeper Payment for Employers – Enrol Now2020-04-23T13:40:24+10:00
16 04, 2020

JobKeeper Update Action Now Needed


Jobkeeper Update – Action Now Needed

Jobkeeper Update - Action Now NeededWe understand these are challenging times and it is difficult to keep abreast of all the changes and information being provided around the Government COVID-19 stimulus packages.

We have attempted to summarise below important items that you need to be aware of right now that need your attention for registration and becoming entitled to […]

JobKeeper Update Action Now Needed2020-04-16T13:31:32+10:00
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