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ATO Lodgement Deferrals Announced

Monday, 27 April 2020   

The ATO have released new payment and lodgement dates for obligations that were previously due on 15 May 2020.   The Tax Office will now apply automatic lodgement and payment deferrals for company 2018–19 income tax returns to a new due date o...

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Jobseeker - Navigating the Complexities

Monday, 20 April 2020   
Jobseeker - Navigating the Complexities

The Australian Government has introduced the JobKeeper payments to provide wage subsidy of $1500 per eligible employee per fortnight for businesses that are deemed sufficiently impacted by COVID-19. The wage subsidy is available in each of 13 fortnig...

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Qld and NSW Relief for Landlords during COVID-19

Tuesday, 14 April 2020   
Qld and NSW Relief for Landlords during COVID-19

State governments have announced a temporary reduction in land tax for commercial properties as they prepare to legislate the federal government’s commercial tenancy code of conduct announced last week. Queensland and NSW will both provide up to a...

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Temporary Changes to Insolvency Laws

Monday, 6 April 2020   
Temporary Changes to Insolvency Laws

 In an unprecedented move the Federal Government has announced temporary changes to some aspects of existing insolvency laws as part of the plan to try and keep businesses operating during this unique health crisis time. Insolvent Trading With...

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