Personal Carers Leave Decision

A Full Federal Court recently handed down a decision that confirmed that all employees (including part-time employees) are entitled to 10 “working days” of personal/carer’s leave per year under the Fair Work Act 2009 (Act), regardless of how many hours the...

Superannuation and 17½ % Annual Leave Loading

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) are stating that the employer compulsory Superannuation Guarantee Contribution (SGC) does apply to 17.5% annual leave loading unless you have a written company policy that specifies that the loading is paid when an employee goes on...