Single Touch Payroll One Stop Shop – Part 1

Single Touch Payroll One Stop Shop – Part 1

For those of you who know me, I consider myself a perfectionist, but I’m not perfect! I aimed to get a monthly newsletter out last month and the month before that, but I just couldn’t fit it all in with everything I had on my plate. My plan was to dedicate the...
Maitland Mercury Interview: Being the only tax practitioner on ATO’s new payroll working party

Maitland Mercury Interview: Being the only tax practitioner on ATO’s new payroll working party

I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed by the Maitland Mercury on Single Touch Payroll. Below is a copy of the article that was published April 6th, 2018. To view the original article click here.   Maitland businesswoman Amanda Gascoigne has been selected as...
Single Touch Payroll – it’s headcount day for employers!

Single Touch Payroll – it’s headcount day for employers!

Today (1 April 2018) is the first milestone date for Single Touch Payroll. Don’t worry if you haven’t done anything about STP up until now as a very large proportion of accountants and business owners have openly said they haven’t either. Let’s get you on track and...
Why I put my hand up to help the ATO with their implementation of Single Touch Payroll

Why I put my hand up to help the ATO with their implementation of Single Touch Payroll

In late September 2016 an “expression of interest” callout landed in my inbox from my professional body, Chartered Accountants ANZ. The callout was to participate in the ATO’s Single Touch Payroll project. I gave it some thought and three days later, I decided put my...