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;
The fires terrorising our country are showing no signs of relenting any time soon. The effects of these fires can even be seen from Remunerator’s head office, that is currently covered in clouds of ash and smoke. While it is the height of fire season,
There was once a time when ‘spec-ing’ up your car was
simple. Where extra value and comfort meant opting for an automatic transition,
cruise control, air-conditioning or power steering and brakes. Most of these
options are now standard, however, car buyers today are faced with a huge
selection of aftermarket accessories making it confusing to navigate what you
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.