Xero’s STP Phase 2 roll out

Everything to know (and do) for the final stage of Xero’s STP Phase 2 rollout

By now, Xero users are likely familiar with Xero’s approach to getting payroll data ready for Single Touch Payroll Phase 2.

This will see Xero businesses build on their existing STP reporting to share more information with the ATO and […]

Getting STP Phase 2 reporting right

Single Touch Payroll (STP) Phase 2 reporting started 1 January 2022

So far, more than 200,000 employers have started reporting STP Phase 2 information for over 3 million individuals.

There are some mistakes being made with the move to STP Phase 2 reporting.

We’re sharing the most common errors so employers can avoid making them:

Re-mapping […]

Superannuation Guarantee changes

Is your system updated for the latest SG changes?

From July 2022, the $450-per-month super guarantee (SG) eligibility threshold was removed.

This means that if an employee meets the other SG eligibility requirements, you must pay them SG, regardless of how much they earn. However, employees under 18 must still work more than 30 hours in […]

ABRS Video: Director ID in 3 steps

Director Identification Number deadline November 2022

If you need a director identification number (director ID), this video may help with your online application — outlined in 3 easy steps.

The ABRS is reaching out to directors who haven’t applied for their director ID within prescribed timeframes.

Directors are encouraged to avoid penalties for non-compliance by […]

7 Ways Leaders Inspire Change (in Challenging Times)

Humans are adaptable. That’s how we’ve survived for a long time!

No surprises, then, that people have quickly responded to COVID-imposed changes, like complying with lockdowns, wearing masks or working from home. However, sustaining these changes for a long time is much more challenging.

The problem gets more complex because we don’t know how long we […]