Author: Judith Sharp

05 Jan BUSH FIRE EMERGENCY

As Members will be aware, fires are burning across New South Wales, Victoria, SA and Queensland posing a significant threat to communities and property. I’ve already become aware of Members being contacted by staff who have indicated they will be unable to get to work because...

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08 Oct Single Touch Payroll (STP)

Single Touch Payroll (STP) works by sending tax and super information from your STP-enabled payroll or accounting software to the ATO as you run your payroll.   It is mandatory for all employers to use STP: STP started from 1 July 2018 for employers with 20 or more employees. ...

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09 Jul REDUCTION OF OPERATING COSTS

TTIA Members are invited to subscribe to Benchmarking for Best of Breed, a You Tube channel where Benchmark Cost Solutions will be posting weekly videos covering topics such as Managed Labour Hire, Waste Management, Energy Efficiencies and many more. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBuk5xK-9C6pGEljKqXc5ag Contact Benchmark directly for further information making sure...

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24 Oct CASUAL CONVERSION

The Fair Work Commission have inserted a standard casual conversion clause in modern awards which do not already have a clause of this nature.  The operative date of this clause is 1 October 2018.  The clause also applies to labour hire workers.  A copy of...

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31 Jul FAMILY & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEAVE

From 1 August 2018 most modern awards (including the Timber Industry Award 2010) have been varied to insert the Leave to deal with Family and Domestic Violence model term as follows: 36A. Leave to deal with Family and Domestic Violence [36A inserted by PR609389 ppc 01Aug18] 36A.1 This clause applies to...

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