JobKeeper: important updates on 1 May 2020 has been saved
JobKeeper: important updates on 1 May 2020
A number of important developments occurred with respect to the JobKeeper scheme on or around 1 May 2020.
- Amendments were made to the JobKeeper Rules, pursuant to a Legislative Instrument registered as the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Amendment Rules (No 2) 2020;
- The ATO issued PCG 2020/4 dealing with “Schemes in relation to the JobKeeper payment”;
- The ATO issued a new employee nomination form; and
- The ATO updated its website guidance in respect of the alternative test.
Many of these changes will be of interest to employees employed through a special purpose entity within a group.