Published on 20 Sep 11
by SOUTH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation covers:
- tax and superannuation laws do not define who is an employee or contractor
- employee/contractor decision tool
- registering for an Australian Business Number (ABN)
- current compliance activity – Promoting a level playing field for business
- contractor compliance
- common mistakes
- key messages.
Meg is a senior officer with the ATO who has worked in both the Adelaide and National Offices. Since 2003 Meg has been a leading member of the ATO's Employer Obligations area which adopts an integrated approach to compliance with pay as you go withholding, superannuation guarantee and fringe benefits tax obligations. Meg carries national responsibility for risk, intelligence and strategy development, with particular focus on employers who incorrectly treat employees as contractors. This includes developing strategies and tools to assist the business community comply with their responsibilities as employers.
- Current at
28 September 2011