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Is Absenteeism affecting productivity? Or is it Presenteeism? Could it be both?

Are you experiencing a high level of absenteeism in your business? Employees taking leave due to COVID, Flu, their mental health?

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What you need to know about the FBT exemption for electric vehicles.

A full FBT exemption for electric vehicles was introduced into parliament on 27 July 2022. This exemption is designed to bolster the government’s support for the take up of electri.....

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Reasonable additional hours. What is considered reasonable?

With our low unemployment rate and a skills shortage, many businesses across the board are relying heavily on their existing employees to pick up the slack and work additional hour.....

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Why it is risky not having a written employment agreement

Why is a written employment agreement/contract necessary for employees covered by a modern award?

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Why I advocate you should plan on having more than $1m by retirement

The Australian Financial Review has recently published the article 'Do you actually need $1m to retire?' with the view point that not everyone needs $1m to retire. While you might .....

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From 1 July - superannuation guarantee rate increase to 10.5%

The super guarantee (SG) rate will increase from 10% to 10.5% which comes into effect from 1 July 2022.

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Get ready for 1 July 2022 - changes in minimum wage rates and superannuation

The Fair Work Commission handed down its decision to increase minimum wages effective 1 July 2022 on 15 June 2022.

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Start using STP2 from July 1

We’re officially on the last leg of the 2021-2022 financial year. If you want to kick off the new financial year with a clean slate, then now is the time to get your ducks in a row.....

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The end of sub-trust arrangements

The ATO has put its foot down, from 1 July 2022, trust distributions made to companies will no longer be allowed to be held under a sub-trust arrangement.