From 4 January 2021 to 28 March 2021, a new rate of JobKeeper payments apply for businesses whose actual GST turnover in the December 2020 quarter (October - December 2020), as compared to its turnover in the December 2019 quarter, has declined by at least:
Depending on the number of hours worked by each employee or business participant in the business during the four weeks before 1 March 2020 or 1 July 2020, the new JobKeeper rate is either:
To claim JobKeeper in 2021, your business will need to meet the following deadlines:
Visit the ATO website for more information on JobKeeper key dates. For assistance with any JobKeeper claims or for more guidance through this process, please talk to your adviser or contact the Crowe Tax Advisory team.