From 1 July 2020, parents accessing the Government’s parental leave pay (PPL) scheme will have greater flexibility and options. Targeting
the self-employed and small business owners, the changes introduce a new flexible paid parental leave pay period of 30 days.
If your business has been impacted by the latest COVID-19 hotspot lockdowns in Victoria, you may be eligible for a $5,000 one-off grant from
the government. A number of conditions apply, it's important you talk with your tax agent before registering for any government
Surviving A Crisis - Key Strategies for Business Resilience
Whether it is the coronavirus, fire or flood, the fact is if you are in business long enough you will almost certainly have to deal with an
external impact on your business – bushfires, drought, GFC, SARS, 9/11, we’ve seen a few. The key is to react but not over-react. We
explore the impact on business and the importance of planning for setbacks beyond your control.
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 highlighting where the regulator will focus its compliance resources.
We have kept this update as free of COVID-19 content as possible, as a well-needed break for everyone. There are still other deadlines and
updates to keep track of, such as the new Fringe Benefit Tax Year and the Super Guarantee Amnesty.