Double cab utes and FBT

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Do you own a double cab ute and are you exempt from FBT?   If you own a double cab ute you may have seen articles recently about whether or not these vehicles are exempt from FBT (Fringe Benefit Tax). All you need to know courtesy of Stuff. Firstly, what is […]

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Proposed Changes to the Holidays Act

Holiday Road Trip

Earlier this month we had a visit from our PayHero Partner Program Manager, Jacinta, who filled us in on what PayHero has been up to behind the scenes as well as important updates regarding how proposed changes to the Holidays Act will be applied to the payroll software. It is important […]

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The proposed sick leave extension

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It’s important to note that this is not yet law – these are proposed changes but the Bill will come into effect two months after it has passed as a law, which could be mid-2021. The Government has introduced the Holidays (Increasing Sick Leave) Amendment Bill to increase the minimum employee […]

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Phase 2 of the Tenancy Law reform

Housing residential tenancy reform

The next phase of the laws in the Residential Tenancies Act (the Act) takes effect from the 11 February 2021 (Phase 2).  Phase 1 of the reform has been in place since August 2020 which included the change to rent increases being limited to once every 12 months. Updates in Phase […]

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Privacy Act Update

Privacy Act Update 2020

What you need to know for your business An update to the Privacy Act 2019 comes into effect on the 1st December 2020. The Privacy Commissioner, John Edwards is encouraging organisations to prepare for tighter rules asap. The most significant change to organisations will be the mandatory data breach disclosure: any […]

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