If your new employee has ticked the box at Question 8 on their Tax file Number declaration to declare they’re a ‘working holiday maker’ read what you need to do.
Are you meeting your PAYG Withholding obligations? If you are running a business, you can no longer claim deductions for payments to employees or workers if you have not met your PAYG obligations. This applies to tax returns lodged for the 2020 year onwards
To ensure that you don’t lose your tax deduction for your employee or contractor payments, lodge your BAS on time, lodge your STP events every time you pay wages and withhold the correct amounts from your payments to employees and subcontractors. Read why.