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JobKeeper Payment
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JobKeeper Payment Overview Due to the amount of information relating to JobKeeper, I have broken it down into multiple posts beginning with an Overview, followed by how it affects employers, employees, sole traders and so on. Overview The government has introduced a $130 billion JobKeeper Payment scheme to support businesses significantly affected by the coronavirus to help keep more Australians in jobs. The JobKeeper payment is open to eligible employers to enable them to pay their eligible employee’s salary or wages of at least $1,500 (before tax) per fortnight. Eligible employers will be reimbursed a fixed amount of $1,500 per... (More)
JobKeeper Payments - Employers If your business is affected by the coronavirus, you may be eligible to access the JobKeeper payment to assist you to be able to continue paying your employees. Employers can choose to participate in the scheme and then nominate the employees they are entitled to claim for. An employer can choose not to participate in the JobKeeper payment. Employers will be eligible for the JobKeeper payment if all of the following apply: On 1 March 2020, you carried on a business in Australia or were a not-for-profit organisation that pursued your objectives principally in Australia. You... (More)