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Four tips to set your business up for a strong start to the financial year

Getting your business in order by taking the time to reflect, review and implement these changes can seem time-consuming...

Plumbing business to face court for allegedly underpaying young worker

A Sydney plumbing business allegedly failed to comply a Compliance Notice requiring it to calculate and back-pay an 18-y...
Fair Work Ombudsman

Fair Work Ombudsman’s prioritises assistance for small-business owners

The FWO received more than 60,000 calls to its Small Business Helpline and over 160,000 views of its Small Business webp...

ASBFEO urges small businesses to be proactive about their tax returns

The ASBFEO is urging SMEs to fulfil their obligations to the ATO and be proactive in seeking payment plan options if the...
minimum wage

Minimum wage increase now in place

The Fair Work Ombudsman is urging businesses will comply with the new minimum wage guidelines which took effect on 1 Jul...

Sushi restaurant to face court over alleged underpayments and falsified documents

Eight alleged underpayments by a Brisbane sushi restaurant met the definition of "serious contraventions" under the Prot...

How to win government tenders

More than 60 per cent of the government tenders submitted each year fail to make it through the first round because they...
STP, Small business payroll advice, single touch payroll, payroll process, employers, opportunity

Why STP Phase 2 is good news for you and your clients

STP Phase 2 will expand on the digitisation of reporting by requiring employers to report additional information through...
Recruitment

New online tool to help reduce red tape in employment contracts

A new online tool will help small-business owners save time, money and possible legal troubles so they can focus on grow...

Gig economy workers urged to comply with ATO rules

Gig workers can claim deductions for most costs such as travel, vehicle, marketing, financing and home-office expenses, ...