If you’re one of the 800,000 Australian businesses interested in JobKeeper, be aware the window to enrol for the subsidy payments from end-March is closing soon. April 30 is your last chance. We’ve built new tools in Xero that make it simple for you to check your eligibility for relief, pay employees a wage subsidy, and file required reports to the tax office.
Our developers have worked around the clock for the past two weeks to build these tools in close consultation with the ATO. The features are designed to streamline the process of applying for and processing government relief. It’s just the start of our efforts at Xero to make accessing government help easier, so stay tuned for further updates.
Here’s a brief overview of the steps to take, from getting started to processing JobKeeper payments to your employees.
1. Check whether your business is eligible with our