The Minimum Wage Panel on 30 May 2019 handed down its minimum wage decision for 2019. From the first pay period commencing on or after 1 July 2019, the National Minimum Wage will increase to $740.80 per week, or $19.49 per hour.
Joining Carrick Aland in 2010, Emma learned her new profession from the ground up and is now a Xero Certified Adviser and a member of Jenny Lambley’s team. These days, she works with a range of businesses and not-for-profit organisations on their bookkeeping, typically BAS, data entry and payroll.
The laws to extend the Single Touch Payroll (STP) reporting requirements so they apply to all employers with fewer than 20 employees has now passed the Senate and will be Law. This means the STP regime is mandatory for employers of more than 20 staff from 1 July 2018, and will be mandatory for all employers by 1 July 2019.