Everything You Need To Know About Single Touch Payroll Reporting

Anita van Wyk Payroll

You may already be familiar with the term ‘Single Touch Payroll Reporting’, as the government initiative is expected to be somewhat of a game-changer in the industry. Well if you’re not across it already, the deadline for compliance is fast approaching and it’s time for preparations to get underway. Clients of lucent advisory will not need to take any action …

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3 Things every employer needs to know about Payroll Compliance in Australia

Anita van Wyk Payroll

Whether it’s your first employee or your fiftieth, payroll compliance matters. But navigating payroll laws and following industry best practices can be a challenge. The most important thing for employers to get their head around is, that ‘payroll’ is not just about paying your staff. In-fact under Australian law it covers hiring and firing, salary entitlements, leave entitlements and bonuses …

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Responsible drinking at work over the Christmas period

Anita van Wyk HR Advice, HR Manger

Just what is an acceptable amount to drink at work? With all the festivities coming up it is perhaps an ideal time to review your policies around consuming alcohol at work or a work related event. Ensure it sets out clear expectations and obligations for employees and clearly states the consequences of non-compliance. It can be challenging for employers to …

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Closing your office during the 2017/18 holiday period

Anita van Wyk HR Advice, HR Manger

While the run up to Christmas can be just as intense, Christmas Eve marks the beginning of the summer shutdown. Many offices traditionally close for the week between Christmas and New Year, with others running on just a skeleton staff for the first few weeks of January. Closing in the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day provides the perfect …