Bookkeeping Archives

restaurant, cook

Court date served to underpaying former restaurant operator

A former worker was found to have been underpaid of the minimum wages, and weekend penalty rates and the restaurant oper...

How to make the most of the new financial year

Conducting a financial year stocktake is crucial to accurately determine the value of your inventory, which impacts your...
agriculture, farmers, farms

Lockyer Valley businesses inspected over workplace compliance

The businesses inspected were chosen either based on intelligence indicating potential worker underpayments or because t...
food precinct

Wages recovered for underpaid Melbourne food precinct workers

The inspections were part of FWO's national program that has targeted food precincts across the country.
compensation scheme, pay issues

Health food retailer penalised for failure to compensate unfairly dismissed workers

The health food retailer was penalised was penalised $54,264 by the court, in addition to the amount it still owes to th...
migrant workers

Victorian farm faces court date over alleged underpayments and records falsification

Given the allegations of falsified or non-existent records, Lotus Farm Pty Ltd will have to disprove underpayment allega...

Businesses urged to ‘get their houses in order’ for EOFY

EOFY is noted to be a challenging time, even for businesses that are doing, well so taking stock of the business's finan...
cafe franchisees, franchisee, compliance, cafe businesses

Former Melbourne cafe operator penalised for underpaying 13 workers

A Compliance Notice required a total payment of $36,479 to the employees but the company only made only partial back-pay...
end of financial year

How to make EOFY less stressful for your small business

Having a good understanding of the kinds of expenses you can claim as tax deductions has the potential to cut your tax b...

Small-business owners approaching EOFY with anxiety

The research reveals that many Aussies think they should be able to claim for additional "domestic" expenses due to the ...