Federal Budget

Budget 2021

Well if theatrics is what Australia needs, we received that last night when Josh Frydenberg delivered his budget speech. Some may interpret this as an election winning speech.  We would have to agree with Jennifer Hewett’s (AFR) summation that...

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JobKeeper 2.0 Update

JobKeeper 2.0 The second tranche of the JobKeeper scheme changes the eligibility test for employers and the method and amount paid to employees.   Eligibility To continue receiving JobKeeper payments, employers will need to reassess their...

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2017 Budget Highlights

2017 Budget Highlights

  Tuesday May 9 2017 saw the Turnbull Government deliver their second Budget.  Thank goodness, they didn’t propose as many changes to the tax system as in their first, many of which remain stuck in Parliament unable to be resolved. From a...

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