Evening Attire Allowance

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Journalists Published Media Award 2010 [MA000067]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

An employee regularly employed on work requiring attendance in evening attire will be paid a minimum allowance of $300.00 per year.

What to pay

$300 minimum per year


This is a type of expense allowance where we would not expect the employee to claim a deduction for this in their tax return

Should you withhold tax?

Withhold tax from this allowance

Should super be paid on this allowance?

This allowance forms 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?

Include this allowance as part of gross wages

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


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