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Minimum Wage Rate 2.5% increase

The Queensland Industrial Relations Commission announced its decision to increase the Queensland minimum wage by 2.5% effective on and from 1 September 2021.
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The Evolving Role of Leadership

How are the leaders in your business doing? We look at some leadership skills which are proving to be really valuable as businesses find a path forward this year and beyond.
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Employment Contract Tool

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The Government has launched a new online tool for small business owners to build your own employment contract for an employee under Australia's Fair Work System that is tailored to your business needs.
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Single Touch Payroll changes

From 1 July 2021, most small businesses will need to be STP compliant. This includes small employers with closely held payees, as well as some microbusinesses and seasonal employers.
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JobKeeper is changing

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It’s good to hear JobKeeper has been extended, with some notable changes. We’ve tried to capture what’s new with the wage-subsidy program in this article.
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JobKeeper 2.0

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For businesses to remain eligible for JobKeeper 2.0, your business turnover does get retested each quarter and needs to still show a reduction.

JobKeeper audits underway

Imagine going through the rigmarole to apply for JobKeeper when COVID-19 restrictions were rife, only to find your application rejected months later by Tax Office auditors. That is what happened to one small business who took a DIY approach to their JobKeeper application.
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Extension of the JobKeeper Payment

The Government is extending the JobKeeper Payment by a further six months to March 2021. Support will be targeted to businesses and not-for-profits that continue to be significantly impacted by the Coronavirus.
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Superannuation guarantee amnesty

This SG Amnesty law change provides a number of incentives for employers to pay any unpaid historical superannuation guarantee (SG) amounts relating to the period 1 July 1992 to 31 March 2018.