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Course content:

Australia in summary – Our Laws

Privacy

Work Rights in Australia

BECOMING AN AUSTRALIAN EMPLOYER

Terminology

Taxation & Levy requirements

Superannuation

WorkCover

Fringe benefits tax (FBT)

PAYG

  • Business activity Statement (BAS)
  • Documentation and Paperwork
  • Tax File Number (TFN) Declaration
  • Withholding declaration
  • When are the forms required?
  • What if an employee does not know their Tax File Number?
  • Different tax rates
  • Personal income tax rates
  • Resident, tax free threshold claimed
  • Non Resident – no tax free threshold is available
  • HELP & SFSS
INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS IN AUSTRALIA

  • The Fair Work Act
  • National Employment Standards overview
  • Staff engagement
  • The Federal award system
  • What awards contain
  • Collective Agreements (CAs)
  • non award staff
  • National Employment Standards in Detail
  • Hours of work
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Parental Leave
  • Paid Parental Leave (PPL)
  • Dad and partner’s leave
  • Annual leave
  • Personal Leave
  • Unpaid carers leave
  • Compassionate Leave
  • Community service leave
  • Jury service
  • Voluntary emergency management activity
  • Public holidays
  • Termination entitlements
  • Information statements
  • Record keeping
  • Pay records
  • Fair Work Information Statement
LONG SERVICE LEAVE

  • Background
  • Taking leave
  • Entitlement on termination
  • Calculating the payment
  • Cashing in rules
  • Public holidays, leave without pay, parental leave

 

Terminations

The types of terminations

  • Resignations, retirements and dismissals
  • Redundancies and approved early retirement schemes
  • Invalidities
  • Death

Termination entitlements – industrial relations requirements

Employment termination payments (ETPs) – general

  • ETP examples
  • The calculations required
  • Non excluded ETPs
  • Excluded ETPs
  • The ETP Cap Rules

Annual leave

  • Redundancy, an approved early retirement scheme or invalidity
  • Resignations, retirements and dismissals

Long service leave

  • Redundancy
  • Resignations, retirements and dismissals
  • Long service leave calculations
  • Dates used in tax calculations

Deceased employee payments

Long service leave template – Redundancy

Long service leave template – Resignation or Retiring

Employment Separation Certificate

PAYMENT OF TAXES AND LEVIES

  • Superannuation
  • Payroll Tax
  • Workers Compensation

PAYROLL PROCESSES

  • Allowances

BACK PAY, COMMISSIONS & BONUSES –ATO PROCESS

  • Application
  • Processes

 

Case studies

OVERPAYMENTS – PRACTICAL ASPECTS

PAYG WITHHOLDING – REPAYMENT OF OVERPAID AMOUNTS

VARIATIONS TO DEDUCTING PAYG

CHILD SUPPORT

GARNISHEE ORDERS

YEAR-END PROCEDURES

  • PAYG

What goes on a Payment Summary

Specific payments

Superannuation

  • Reporting Super on Payment Summaries

Reportable fringe benefits

 

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST

  • Amending Payment Summaries
  • Recent Australian Payroll Changes

Course cost:

  • NZPPA member: $1150 + GST
  • NZPPA non-member: $1450 + GST

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