Update to the JobKeeper Payment
25th August 2020
by Australian Taxation Office
The Government has extended the JobKeeper Payment scheme from 28 September 2020 until 28 March 2021.
Changes from 14 August 2020 mean:
What does this mean for my business?
More employees can qualify
A number of new eligible employees will now be entitled to receive the JobKeeper Payment, including:
See the ATO website here for further information.
There are many parts to the JobKeeper scheme and several have recently been updated.The Australian Taxation Office has developed resources to help employers and employees understand JobKeeper. For the most current details about the scheme visit the JobKeeper information section on the ATO website.