UPDATE: COVID-19 – JobKeeper Payments & BV Support Grant

Dear clients,

JobKeeper Payments Enrolment

In the next week you should receive a phone call from one of our team members. We will assess your eligibility for the JobKeeper payment scheme and discuss the options for registration and application.

The JobKeeper payment is available for the following employers:

Those that have experienced a 30% downturn in turnover in either of the following periods:

  • The month of March 2020 compared to March 2019; or
  • Projected turnover for the month of April 2020 compared to April 2019; or
  • Projected turnover for the quarter beginning 1 April 2020 compared to the quarter beginning 1 April 2019.

Important: Employers must continue to pay their employees at least $1,500 each fortnight.

We are trying to get to all clients within a week, however, if you do not receive a call from our office please contact us should you wish for us to complete the application process or have any questions relating to the application.

Business Victoria Support Grant – $10,000

If you are a business with wages of less than $650,000 and have been highly impacted by COVID-19 business shutdowns, please find a link below on a grant available of $10,000 to assist with your employee and business expenses. The application is quite straightforward, however, should you require any assistance please contact our office.

www.business.vic.gov.au/support-for-your-business/grants-and-assistance/business-support-fund

Regards,
C & H Accounting Group team