Australia: Guidance on proposed extension of JobKeeper program (COVID-19)
Australia: Proposed extension of JobKeeper program
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) released a “fact sheet” as guidance for employers regarding the proposed extension to the JobKeeper payment program.
The JobKeeper program was established to provide employment-related relief in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The fact sheet covers the changes to employee eligibility and the two extensions to the JobKeeper payment.
Once enacted, the changes would be effective from 28 September 2020.
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