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Workplaces now required to report COVID cases

New regulations require employers to report cases of COVID-19 in the workplace.

Protecting your business from social engineering

What is social engineering? Social engineering is the use of deception to manipulate individuals into divulging confidential or personal information that may be used for fraudulent purposes, or to encourage action that may result in loss or money or information security for your business.

Using contractors in your business? Find out if you need to lodge a new tax report

All businesses operating in the following industries, which hire contractors to perform work directly connected with their operations, are required to lodge a Taxable Payments Annual Report (annual report) for the year ended 30 June 2020:

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Round two COVID-19 financial support – all you need to know

As some of the country starts to reopen and get back on track, other parts continue to operate under tight restrictions.

The second Cash Flow Boost is here!

The Federal Government is providing cash flow boosts to support businesses and not-for-profit organisations through the economic downturn associated with COVID-19. The first cash flow boost of up to $50,000 has been delivered and you should now be preparing for the arrival of the second boost.

Company officers now accountable for work-related death

As of 1 July 2020 a new law is in place that poses a major risk for Board Members and Company Executives.