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One third of medium and large businesses not STP reporting

32% of medium and large businesses are failing to meet their Single Touch Payroll reporting obligations and may be subject to ATO penalties from 1 July 2019.

End-of-Year Reporting under STP — why it is easier

Your EOY reporting is about to become a lot easier. Under Single Touch Payroll you are no longer obligated to issue payment summaries or submit a payment summary annual report.

77,000 employers now STP reporting

77,399 employers have commenced Single Touch Payroll reporting. 61% of these businesses employ 20 or more staff. The remaining 39% have 19 or less employees.

Business Improvement — learn from others

Unlock the full potential of your medium business. Understand the six most common barriers to growth and tactics you can implement immediately to help overcome them.

STP becomes law for smaller employers

Legislation to extend Single Touch Payroll to employers with 19 or less employees was passed by parliament today. The reforms come into effect from 1 July 2019 and will impact about 780,000 smaller employers.

300,000 employers told to start STP reporting now

The Australian Taxation Office is writing to 300,000 employers this month to tell them to “Start Single Touch Payroll (STP) reporting now”.

Payday filing – the biggest tax changes in a generation

Inland Revenue has kicked off a major payday filing advertising campaign to tell New Zealanders how the biggest changes to the tax system in a generation will affect almost every business and household.

ATO encourages smaller employers to start STP reporting

The Australian Taxation Office will write to smaller employers in November encouraging them to start Single Touch Payroll reporting. If their payroll software offers STP they can update and start reporting now.