Sheppard Hanson Accountants - Cannon Hill, Tingalpa
Written by Sheppard-Hanson-Accountants on April 28, 2020 in Practice Updates

The ATO has just announced that it has extended the time in which employers need to pay employees for JobKeeper fortnights 1 and 2 until 8 May 2020.

Please read this important PDF in relation to top up wage payments for the Jobkeeper Scheme.

The Australian Taxation Office (‘ATO’) has announced a temporary simplified short cut method to make it easier for individual taxpayers to claim deductions for additional running expenses incurred (e.g., additional heating, cooling and lighting costs), as a result of working from home due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Refer to the ATO’s Media Release of 7 April 2020.  […]