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Keeping your business healthy in a COVID environment

Businesses need to make a detailed plan if they are to cope with the ongoing pandemic - and the possible reduction of government support programs. The recently announced JobKeeper 2.0 will [...]

$2.5bn JobTrainer package: What is it and how can you access it?

The Government has announced the $2.5bn JobTrainer package to retrain, upskill and open new job opportunities.  

How to access the HomeBuilder Grant

The Government has announced grants of $25,000 to encourage people to build a new home or substantially renovate their existing home. The HomeBuilder scheme targets the residential construction [...]

Do you have to give casual workers annual leave?

News headlines recently stated that casual workers have won the right to paid leave following a decision in the Federal Court. As usual, the devil is in the detail.

The ATO’s JobKeeper audit targets

The JobKeeper subsidy has progressed beyond the rush for eligibility and entered its second phase: compliance. Late last month, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) released guidance [...]

The 1 July 2020 Company Tax Changes

Despite the current economic environment, the company tax rate will reduce to 26% for small and medium businesses from 1 July 2020.

Registering for JobKeeper only the first step for business

There has been a surge in registrations for the JobKeeper program but small businesses have been warned their financial records need to be streamlined or they could face problems in the future.

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