Category: Wages


Minimum Wage Heads Up

Minimum Wage Heads Up

After the government increased the minimum wage rates earlier this year, it made a further amendment to the Minimum Wage Order, issuing a new fortnightly rate.  The fortnightly rate is $1,140 for adult employees and $912 for starting-out workers and trainees.

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Employer Registration

Employer Registration

The Government has extended online services to build employer registration into the process of incorporating a new company.

Up to now, companies have been able to register for income tax and GST and obtain their IRD/GST number when incorporating online on the Companies Office website.

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Closing down for the holidays?  Here’s what you need to know…

Closing down for the holidays? Here’s what you need to know…

A close down period is when an employer closes business operations for a certain length of time, often doing so during off-peak times of the year.

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Cashing up annual leave

Cashing up annual leave

What are the rules when it comes to annual leave?

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