Australia: Watch out for sleeping payroll tax problems – Townsville
Last Updated: 22 July 2017

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When Location Contact
August 31, 2017 Rydges Southbank Townsville T - +61 7 3231 2400
Lunch: 12:15pm 23 Palmer Street, Townsville Qld
Start: 12:30pm 4810
Finish: 2:00pm

The OSR is conducting a large number of payroll tax audits. Some of these have resulted in eye-watering assessments, and advisers have been put under the spotlight for advice that was (or wasn't) given.

This session will help you manage payroll tax risks. We will look at:

  • case studies on structures in family businesses that result in grouping – and what can be done to reduce the effects of inadvertent grouping
  • contract drafting tips to reduce the risk of the OSR applying the employment agent provisions to genuine subcontracts
  • setting up systems to identify taxable and exempt payments to contractors
  • how to manage voluntary disclosures to the OSR
  • setting the limits of your obligations to advise on payroll tax on an ongoing basis.

We look forward to your joining in the discussion.

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