Tag Archives: Employees

Single Touch Payroll

Single Touch Payroll–New Reporting Obligation for Employers

Single Touch Payroll Single Touch Payroll (STP) is a government-initiated change in reporting obligations for all employers. The Australian Taxation Office has been developing this for some years and testing the system for the last year, and it is now in place and ready to receive employment data. The data to be reported is gross […]

Employee Entitlements, Payroll

Recent Changes to Employee Entitlements

Recent Changes to Employee Entitlements Recently the Fair Work Ombudsman announced changes for employee entitlements that affect a number of common awards, such as the Fast Food Award, Hospitality Award, Retail Award and Hair and Beauty Award and particularly affect casual workers. The changes are in force from 1 January 2018. The changes affect overtime […]

Hiring Employees

Hiring Employees

This article is the first of a four-part series on hiring, managing and terminating employees. There is a lot to know about hiring employees, which includes areas such as human resources, industrial relations law and payroll. All of these areas are interconnected. Before you start hiring employees Before you even begin hiring employees, you’re going […]