Monthly Archives: February 2020

Super Guarantee Amnesty finally becomes law – get in quick!

The Federal Government’s one-off Superannuation Guarantee (SG) Amnesty was passed by both houses of Parliament today. The government previously announced that the Amnesty would enable eligible employers to own-up to past superannuation underpayments dating as far back as 1st July … Continue reading

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Directors to become liable for GST debts

As part of the government’s ongoing fight against illegal phoenixing activity, on 5 February 2020 the Senate passed The Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Illegal Phoenixing) Bill 2019. Hidden within this legislation was the provision that directors of companies which have … Continue reading

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Portable Long Service Leave is here

From 1 July 2019, some Victorian workers in the community services, contract cleaning and securities industries, are able to accumulate long service leave benefits based on their service (with one or more employers) to the industry under the Portable Long … Continue reading

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