Changes to Agribusiness Awards

Changes to Agribusiness Awards

If your farm has employees covered under any of the Pastoral, Horticulture, or Poultry Awards (2010), there are important changes which came into effect on 1 October 2018, and some more for casuals employed in Horticulture from 2 April 2019. April 2019 Changes...
Budget 2019

Budget 2019

The latest federal budget was handed down on Tuesday the 2nd of April, where the Federal Government announced a return to surplus. We have summarised some of the measures that caught our attention.  As well as a number of the ALP opposition policies from a...
SGC Super on your Employee Annual Leave Loading

SGC Super on your Employee Annual Leave Loading

The ATO has released guidance that will mean SGC super will need to be paid on Annual Leave Loading in a lot of cases. This is a new treatment, and your payroll software is probably set-up to not calculate super on Leave Loading. If you are unsure whether this...
Be Prepared for the Taxman this Financial Year

Be Prepared for the Taxman this Financial Year

Now is the time to start thinking about whether you could be paying less tax this financial year. Your accountant should now be working on setting you up for the upcoming financial year-end, then once 30 June rolls around you’ll be satisfied that you’ve done all you...