Now that the ATO has finalised JobKeeper payment requirements, our customers can now access our step-by-step guide to configuring and processing the JobKeeper payment in Aurion.
If you’re not an Aurion customer, contact our team of Payroll & HR Specialists – we can get you set-up and JobKeeper compliant in less than a week.
Under the JobKeeper scheme, employers will be able to claim a fortnightly payment of $1,500 (before tax) per eligible employee from 30 March 2020, for a maximum of six months.
The federal government COVID-19 economic stimulus package, which includes $130 billion for JobKeeper, aims to help keep more Australians in jobs and support businesses and help them restart quickly when the crisis is over. The government estimates that around 6 million workers will receive the JobKeeper payment.
JobKeeper registration and information:
- Employees and employers and can access fact-sheets about their eligibility and the payment process at Treasury’s JobKeeper webpage.
- Employers can register their company’s interest with the Australian Taxation Office.
- If you’re having difficulty meeting your tax and super obligations because of COVID-19, the ATO is offering you Additional support during COVID-19.
COVID-19 support from Aurion
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