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Single Touch Payroll Filing on or after 27th of September

Single Touch Payroll Filing on or after 27th of September

You may have received an error when attempting to file your Single Touch Payroll (STP) in Xero or MYOB in the last few days.   This is due to the ATO updating their systems over the weekend requiring more JobKeeper information with your payroll lodgments. If you have been receiving JobKeeper you need to make […]

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Victorian Business Support Fund 3 - Action Is Required

Victorian Business Support Fund 3 – Action Is Required

In good news for Victorian Businesses, the Victorian Government has released its 3rd round of Business Support Grants and action needs to be taken now to apply for the available funding to Victorian businesses. Contrary to common press reports that many Victorian grants have been disallowed, we have processed in excess of 100 grant applications […]

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JobKeeper 2.0 - It's time to plan

JobKeeper 2.0 – It’s time to plan

In order to be eligible for JobKeeper after 28th of September 2020, your business will need to pass a NEW turnover test. JobKeeper has been extended for the December 2020 and March 2021 quarters. To receive this second wave of JobKeeper payments (commonly called JobKeeper 2.0) your business will need to pass new turnover tests. […]

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JobKeeper Extended with New Rules from 3rd of August

JobKeeper Extended with New Rules from 3rd of August

In great news for small businesses and employees, JobKeeper has been extended and new rules have been introduced – some which may impact your business now. Below we will look at the items you need to know now in relation to the new rules. There are 3 main changes for JobKeeper: Effective Immediately: More Of […]

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New Victorian Business Grant To Support Businesses Through the 2nd Lock Down

New Victorian Business Grant To Support Businesses Through the 2nd Lock Down

Like you, we are feeling shell shocked at the new Stage 4 restrictions and what it will mean to businesses.  But, we also understand that Victoria is in a unique situation right now and we need to work together to absorb what continues to be a devastating blow to Australia. If you are unsure how […]

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$5000 Grant available for Locked Down Businesses that employ staff

$5000 Grant available for Locked Down Businesses that employ staff

We are very pleased to report that the Victorian Government have expanded the Government Stimulus Grant to support more Victorian Businesses with a one off grant of $5,000. Many businesses have been hit hard by the recent return of Stage 3 restrictions.  This has meant thousands of restaurants, cafes, pubs, gyms, sporting venues, cinemas, and […]

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Essential EOFY Preparation for Small Business

Essential EOFY Preparation for Small Business

As you will be aware, the end of the 2020 financial year is quickly coming to a close and end of financial year preparations for Small Businesses are as important as ever. Many of our business clients would love to press “CTRL-ALT-DELETE” for 2020, reset and start again. As a country we have been impacted […]

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$10,000 Is Available To All Victorian JobKeeper Businesses With Employees

$10,000 Is Available To All Victorian JobKeeper Businesses With Employees

We are very pleased to report that the Victorian Government have extended the Government Stimulus Grant to support more Victorian Business. Originally Businesses in sectors such as retail, tourism, hospitality, accommodation and the arts were the first to be eligible for $10,000 Business Support Fund grants. With more than $150 million paid out in grants […]

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Act NOW or you won't receive your JobKeeper payments

Act NOW or you won’t receive your JobKeeper payments

JOBKEEPER – Take Action Now Or You Won’t Get Paid An Update For Businesses This is an urgent call to action for JobKeeper eligible businesses. Action is required otherwise you will not receive your JobKeeper reimbursements from the ATO! Before the ATO releases the JobKeeper cash to businesses, each JobKeeper Eligible Business must complete the […]

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JobKeeper - Next Steps

JobKeeper – Next Steps

Businesses Need To Take Action To Register For JobKeeper Payments On the 20th of April 2020, the ATO released the next steps required in the enrolment process for the JobKeeper Payments for Businesses. If you would like to learn more about the eligibility for JobKeeper payments, please refer to our past newsletters by clicking here: […]

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JobKeeper Payment Legislation Has Passed

JobKeeper Payment Legislation Has Passed

JobKeeper Payment – Legislation Has Now Passed But The ATO Have Let Businesses Down! An Update For Businesses On the evening of 8th of April 2020 legislation was passed to confirm the Governments ‘JobKeeper Payments’ wage subsidy scheme. The legislation refers back to the ATO in making a number of critical decisions in relation to […]

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READ THIS BEFORE PROCESSING PAYROLL WITH JOBKEEPER ALLOWANCES 6th April 2020

READ THIS BEFORE PROCESSING PAYROLL WITH JOBKEEPER ALLOWANCES 6th April 2020

With the recent economic support funding announced and in particular JobKeeper payments we know you will have some questions when completing your next payroll.  Please see below our responses to the most commonly asked questions: Should I be paying JobKeeper Payments today? In most cases – No. As the legislation for the JobKeeper Payments have […]

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