As part of Remunerator’s Salary Packaging Program, employees
are able to salary package meal entertainment expenses up to a maximum capped
amount of $2,650 per FBT year in addition to the general expense threshold.
However, with restaurants and public venues currently
closed, many employees are left wondering how to spend their meal entertainment
cap during the FBT year ending 31 March 2021.
If you’ve been putting off taking your car in for its routine service, it’s encouraged to take advantage of the quieter workshops during the COVID-19 lockdowns. If it normally takes weeks to book your car in for a routine service, you can now make an appointment much more easily.
It’s very important that vehicles
are serviced according to the manufacturer’s recommendations. Servicing your
car regularly ensures that everything is working efficiently and improves fuel
Servicing at dealerships is
costly too, if you’re outside your capped servicing dates it could be worth
looking around at other accredited servicing centres such as RACV Auto Care
Centre or Ultratune.
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.