As we further progress through the Australian Government response to Covid-19, we hope everyone is keeping safe and well.
Forms are now becoming available to commence the JobKeeper application process. The following ATO link has information for employers, employees and sole traders.
One of the first critical points for any employer opting into this scheme will be to request employees to confirm they are eligible and wish to be included. This must be completed by the end of April for any employer intending to get April wages reimbursed. Links to this forms are available here:
The Australian Federal Treasury also offers an excellent resource and their frequently asked questions page addresses many of the questions employers and employees may have.
We are aware circumstances for every business are different. Whilst the above information will hopefully address many of your queries, if you do require additional information please do not hesitate to contact our team and we will try to assist.