Are you an employee or a contractor? It pays to know the difference

Are you an employee or a contractor? It pays to know the difference

In today’s fast-changing workplace, the gig economy is booming. More and more companies hire external consultants, contractors and freelancers on a per project basis rather than hire full-time staff. However there is a risk, and a grey cloud, when it comes to employment and who is considered staff and who is considered a contractor.

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Australian Superannuation Myths: What You Need to Know

Australian Superannuation Myths: What You Need to Know

Most Australians will rely on their superannuation to fund their retirement. Superannuation is a percentage of your salary that’s collected as part of your income tax and put into a fund that you will be able to access after your preservation age. However, the effectiveness of superannuation is widely misunderstood.

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Do I Need To Lodge STP For My Small Business

Do I Need To Lodge STP For My Small Business

If you’re a small business owner, things have changed in the way you report your employee obligations and entitlements to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). No matter how small your business is, even if you only have one employee, you’ll need to report your obligations using Single Touch Payroll.

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