Company Dancers and Performers: Wardrobe Allowance (Includes Supernumeraries)


Award Definition

Live Performance Award 2010 [MA000081]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
An employee is required by the employer to provide any suit, frock, costume,stockings,leotards and fleshings,wigs and appurtenances and haberdashery or other article,not in the employee’s possession will be reimbursed their actual cost. Provided that where these articles are already in the employee’s possession,the employer will pay the employee an allowance of $8.20 per week for each suit,frock,costume,stockings,leotards and fleshings,wigs and appurtenances and haberdashery or other article supplied by that employee with a minimum payment of $10.50 per week plus a sum of $4.15 per week for each pair of shoes,where such articles are required by the employer to be used in performance or rehearsal.

What to pay

$8.20 per week for each item, with a minimum payment of $10.50 per week and an additional $4.15 per week for each required pair of shoes

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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