Deductions Income tax 2013

Contractor vs employee

Source: Victoria

Published Date: 22 Mar 2013


The increased focus by the ATO and the SRO on the use of contractors by businesses makes it important to correctly identify the nature of relationships between businesses and their workers.

This presentation considers:

  • the essential differences between employees and contractors
  • the superannuation guarantee charge, payroll tax and Work Cover position
  • new compliance requirements and what must be done
  • the impact of the Fair Work Act
  • how to protect intellectual property and goodwill when engaging contractors.

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Contractor vs employee

Author(s): Joanna Monahan
Materials from this session:


  • Published By: Joanna Monahan
  • Published On:22 Mar 2013
  • Took place at:Mercure Hotel, Geelong

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Deductions Income tax 2013

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