NANA has worked with News Corp Australia, NINE and Ovato to review and improve the primary distribution delivery performance in South West NSW. Whilst there has been an improvement and re-organisation which has led to better delivery times for Newsagents, the situation is still under regular review.
The ATO produce a range of tax tables to help you work out how much to withhold from payments you make to your employees or other payees. A tax withheld calculator that calculates the correct amount of tax to withhold is also available.
NANA is working with the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman’s office on their review into insurance arrangements for small business. NANA wants to ensure the Ombudsman fully understands the insurance needs of Newsagents before it makes recommendations for general changes to insurance for small business in Australia.
NANA has received reports that the Cabinet of the NSW government has signed off on new regulations to support retail tenants such as Newsagents who have suffered a reduction in business due to COVID-19 impacts.
Newsagents in NSW are reporting that VANA and NLNA, the promoters of Amazon parcel lockers are cold calling to try to get Newsagents to take the lockers on. NANA thinks this is a hard sell, particularly since the income for Newsagents is so low and they will not produce their alleged “research” which supports their […]
Tabcorp released its first quarter 2021 trading results ahead of its annual general meeting conducted yesterday.
NANA regularly works with Members who have received notification from NSW Lotteries/Tabcorp about an application for a new or transferring lotteries outlet proposed for a nearby location.
Newsagents across NSW and the ACT are complaining about the poor delivery performance of News Corp Australia and their primary distribution contractors. Late deliveries to Newsagents mean late or no home deliveries, frustration, lost income and disgruntled customers.
NANA has been supporting Members who have experienced problems with achieving an equitable resolution to settlements of their accounts with publishers. NANA assessed that more than $6,000 was due to one Member Newsagent who recently ceased distribution.
Local Newsroom launched recently to a fanfare of support from some industry sectors, offering Newsagents unheard of commissions and big promises of circulation and sales growth.