There’s a buzz in the air right now – it’s a busy time….on top of the usual May due dates that are quickly approaching, I’ve been travelling a bit lately, am Sydney boundwith the IQ team this weekend and head overseas next week. And then – to top it off – there was the BUDGET […]
Single Touch Payroll (STP) is a change to the way employers report their employees tax and superannuation information to the ATO and is done electronically through your accounting or payroll software. The information is sent directly from the software to the ATO. All employers need to ensure that they are compliant by July 1st. Employers […]
The government in mid-February 2019 legislated to include Single Touch Payroll reporting to the ATO for all employers with less than 20 employees. So, what is Single Touch Payroll? Single Touch Payroll (STP) is effectively payroll in real time, in that, every time an employer pays an employee, all pay information is sent to the […]
Denise O’Reilly, Director of O’Reilly Workplace Law shares her knowledge on the latest changes regarding casual employees and their entitlements.
Next month we celebrate the 12 month-a-versary of the launch of IQ Bookkeeping. It’s part of the reason I’ve been a little quiet on the blog, getting the bookkeeping business setup and running the way we wanted has been challenging but SO MUCH fun (I really do mean that) and it’s been so rewarding watching […]
Over the past 12 months in the office, there have been many excited discussions about flowers, bridesmaid dresses and bonbonnieres (more than I care to mention!) but finally on the weekend we were privileged to attend Jesika’s wedding and watch her wed the wonderful Aaron. We are extremely excited to watch them continue their journey together; […]
So last night was budget night and instead of being glued to my TV I was sitting in a P and F meeting! To my dismay, when I said “we are missing the budget” – someone else said “we are missing masterchef!” and then when we were leaving I reminded everyone “we are missing finding […]
IQ team trip to Sydney…..
In a couple of weeks the ATO is asking all employers to do a headcount…….I have to admit this makes me giggle a little. I just have images of everyone lining up all of their staff primary school style and tapping them on the head as they count them and mark the roll. Obviously in […]
It’s taken me a long time to write this particular blog post, mostly because my opinion on this matter has changed so dramatically since I first came across the matter. MFA or 2FA is basically an extra layer of security to protect your online data. It’s an additional piece of information on top of a […]