With Christmas shopping lists getting longer and longer, Newsagents are starting to get busier and busier. Many Newsagent businesses employ extra staff for the Christmas period to manage their customers who are enjoying the Christmas specials. The employment is usually for a short period and employees are typically h ired on a casual basis. As […]
It means you will be able to report payments such as salaries and wages, pay as you go (PAYG) withholding and super information to the ATO directly from your payroll solution when you pay your employees. When do I need to get ready?
A new range of Government run workshops, seminars and webinars have been released. Some new topics and dates added to the usual popular topics. 55 workshops and seminars and 14 webinars have been added to the NANA Events page. Click here to view all events. Course Type Course Name Link to dates, locations & to register […]
The Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Act 2017 means there are harsher penalties for serious breaches of employment entitlements and record keeping failures, starting 15 September. If an employer fails to keep records and an employee claims they have been underpaid, the employer must also prove they did in fact meet their obligations and paid the employee correctly.
Paying super is an important part of being an employer. Super provides income for your workers in retirement. Here’s how to run a quick check of your super obligations to make sure you’ve got everything sorted.
It’s time to review and implement changes to the way you recover credit and debit card costs.
Back in March, NANA reported how we are part of the ATOBeta Team where we test and are able to improve on proposed changes to the ATO website to make it easier for small businesses such as Newsagents.
Newsagents take note that from September this year it will be illegal to impose payment surcharges on your customers that are higher than your ‘cost of acceptance’. Your cost of acceptance is what it costs you to process a payemnt such as bank fees and terminal costs. The ACCC is urging Newsagents and other small […]
If you provide fringe benefits to your employees and you want to build on your knowledge,
The ATO encourages Newsagents to ensure their tax arrangements are within the law; it’s what makes our tax system work.