Car Allowance

Award Definition

Mobile Crane Hiring Award 2010 [MA000032]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
An employee directed by an employer to use a private vehicle during working time will be paid $0.91 per kilometre measured to and from respective sites, in addition to payment for the time travelling at the appropriate ordinary time or overtime rate.

What to pay

$0.91 per km


This is a type of expense allowance where we would expect the employee to claim a deduction for this in their tax return

Should you withhold tax?

Do not withhold from this allowancd

Should super be paid on this allowance?

This allowance should not form part of ordinary times earnings

Should payroll tax be paid on this allowance?

Include this allowance for payroll tax purposes

How is it treated on the payment summary?

Show the allowance separately in the allowance box

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


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