JobKeeper Frequently Asked Questions

The below list provides answers to some of the frequently asked questions associated with the JobKeeper scheme. Please don’t hesitate to call our office If you require further clarification or have any other questions. Do businesses have to meet the decline in turnover test on an ongoing basis?The answer is No. Whilst a business must…

JobKeeper Payment Details

The Federal Government passed a package of Bills through both Houses of Parliament on 8 April 2020 (received Royal Assent on 9 April 2020), to give effect to (amongst other things) the JobKeeper Scheme. Subsequent to this, a Legislative Instrument was released by the Treasurer containing the detailed rules of the JobKeeper Payment. See below…

ATO Support for Businesses – COVID-19

To assist Australians experiencing financial difficulty as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is implementing a number of administrative concessions for businesses. These measures include: The option to defer some income tax and activity statement payments by up to four months Allowing businesses that lodge quarterly activity statements to lodge…