Tasmania Payroll Tax: COVID-19 Business Support Package

In response to the COVID-19 issue, the Tasmanian Government has announced a support package which includes payroll tax measures:

  • Businesses in tourism, hospitality, seafood and export sectors: payroll tax for last 4 months of 2019/20 (March-June) will be waived.
  • Business affected by COVID-19 in other sectors: with annual payrolls not exceeding $5m, you can apply for waiver for April-June 2020.

I will post further updates as announcements are released.

Peter Tobin, Tobin Partners Lawyers peter@tobin.net.au 0438 001 80