Early December the ATO sent a notification to taxpayers with PAYG instalment notices for December stating that these would be sent electronically 21 days prior to the due date. This is another example of the ATO actively replacing it’s paper correspondence with a more efficient electronic alternative.
We look at what this means and how taxpayers are expected to retrieve their electronic communications.
What exactly is robodebt? We’ve heard all the buzz, now it’s time to know what this controversial government scheme actually is.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard all the buzz about robodebt. The infamous government program has recently been making headlines, so it’s no surprise that Australians (as well as the rest of the world) have plenty of questions.
The federal government is set to introduce new industrial relations laws that would offer an improved path to permanent work but also retrospectively cost casual employees billions.
The proposed changes will likely be introduced in a parliamentary bill sometime this week, and will include new settings for casual workers that give them more rights for ongoing employment, and also give employers limited liability on paying benefits such as casual leave loadings.
This month we wish a very happy birthday to both Andrew and Gabi. We also have a number of team members bringing up significant anniversaries including Paula (28 years), Lee (20 years), Grant (19 years) and Katrina brings up her first full year of service!
Quarter 2 (October–December) – super guarantee contributions
January monthly activity statements due
Small Business Digital Adaptation Program
Any business interested in creating an online presence should consider this grant. The grant can be used for more than one of the options listed below so for a retailer looking to launch an e-Commerce platform to sell from you could package Shopify and Xero together and get the first 12 months subscriptions for free. This would give you access to point of sale, a website, a cart (receiving credit card payments), inventory management and your bookkeeping needs all taken care of!