Government Contracts and the STR

July 22, 2020

With the Federal government planning to ramp up infrastructure spending to get the economy going with “nation building” projects, the opportunity is ripe for businesses to take full advantage and tender for these contracts. Before you dive into writing your tender, you should be aware that any contracts over $4m (including GST) will require your business to obtain a statement of tax record (STR) from the ATO.

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Federal Contractors Get a Minimum Wage Increase in 2018

October 4, 2017
Minimum wage

Minimum wage for federal contractors will increase to $10.35 in 2018.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has announced that the minimum wage rate for federal contractors will increase from $10.20 per hour to $10.35 per hour, effective January 1, 2018. Read more