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All news by: Peter Zervos

Shock for landlords as land tax skyrockets

Over the past month soaring property values have seen landlords hit by steep increases in landlord taxes. A number of landlords, property owners and lessors have been shocked when confronted with sharp increases in land tax bills this month. The State Revenue Office (SRO) argues that 2016 was a revaluation year, which means your site value will most likely increase in 2017.  

News Alert: Sunday and public holiday penalty rates will be reduced for hospitality, retail staff, Fair Work Commission rules

The Fair Work Commission has ruled today that Sunday and public holiday penalty rates will be reduced for hospitality, retail and fast food workers.  

Sunday and public holiday penalty rates will be reduced for hospitality, retail staff, Fair Work Commission rules

The Fair Work Commission has ruled today that Sunday and public holiday penalty rates will be reduced for hospitality, retail and fast food workers.  Saturday penalties will not be changed at this time.