As many Australians start to work from home (WFH), it can be tough re-adjusting to your new home office. Working from home has been linked to many benefits like increasing performance, business continuity, and achieving a greater work-life balance. However, if WFH is not well managed it can be problematic.
Considering the COVID-19 outbreak, many people are choosing to self-isolate at home. Social distancing and isolation can take a toll on your mental health. With increased time at home, many are left unsure of how to spend it.
We’ve put together a list of cars inspired suggestions of
how to spend the time including film and TV,
Hygiene is essential right now to reduce the spread of
COVID-19. It’s also incredibly important to keep your car clean during this
time too, to protect yourself and your family. If you’re in the market for a
new car, dealerships are still open and operating, it’s important to ensure you
clean down these cars too.
Australian’s love meat
pies, kangaroos, football and Holden’s.
The iconic car brand
will be leaving our shores by the end of 2021. The shock decision comes less
than 3 years after the automaker ceased Australian manufacturing. The brand has
experienced years of declining sales with the final straw being in September 2019,
With cheap and quick manufacturing, China is seen as a
promise land of sorts for many American, European and Japanese automakers. The
auto industry is heavily dependent on Chinese labour and manufacturing, it
makes more cars than any other country and accounts for the largest market in
Building anything that is an expensive luxury is not a cheap and easy process, especially when it comes to cars. Naturally, customers buying such bougy vehicles expect the best of everything in their new ride. With super cars being so ludicrously expensive, you’ll occasionally see supercars borrowing parts from their cheaper counterparts to save on costs!
As of January 1, this year, employers are required to
provide superannuation guarantee (SG) support on the amount of employee salary
sacrificed contributions under salary sacrifice arrangements (SSA). That is, if
you make super contributions for your employee under an effective salary
sacrifice arrangement you must now calculate your super guarantee obligation
based on your employee’s ordinary time earnings base;
It’s popular for automakers and dealers to offer “freebies”
like free servicing and maintenance programs to sweeten the deal on a purchase.
Often, this sales tactic gets consumers over the line on their new car
purchase. Free stuff! Great! Or is it?
Free servicing programs aren’t usually as free as they’re
led onto be.
The ATO have stated that employers could be taxed if they host Christmas parties when the free food, alcohol, hotel accommodation and travel exceed the specified threshold.
As stated on their website, there is no separate FBT category for Christmas parties.