Fresh COVID-19 cash flow support for NSW small businesses

Posted on July 5, 2021Categories Advisors, Compliance, News, Small business

With millions of NSW residents under stay-at-home orders and the state holding their collective breaths, it’s buoying to see fresh support offered to small businesses affected by the lockdown. There were two primary business streams of financial grant support announced on Tuesday by NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Treasurer Dominic Perrottet. The first stream is for small businesses and the second is for hospitality and tourism. Read on to find out how your NSW small business could be financially supported … Continue reading “Fresh COVID-19 cash flow support for NSW small businesses”

Australia’s minimum wage increase – how will this affect your small business?

Posted on June 29, 2021Categories Compliance, News, Small business

In a move some say was overdue, the federal government is poised to raise the minimum national wage by 2.5% following a review by the Fair Work Commission. What does this mean for your small business and when does this increase kick-in? The Fair Work Ombudsman, the independent statutory agency of the federal government for workplace rights, has said about the impending increase to the minimum wage: “Following the Annual Wage Review 2021, the Fair Work Commission has announced a … Continue reading “Australia’s minimum wage increase – how will this affect your small business?”