Daily Fares Allowance - Living Off-Site


Award Definition

Plumbing and Fire Sprinklers Award 2010 [MA000036]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
An employee engaged on a job which qualifies the employee to the provisions of clause 21.10 and who is required to reside elsewhere than on the site (or adjacent to the site and supplied with transport) must be paid the fares allowance of $12.10 per day. 

What to pay

$12.10 per day

Notes

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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