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  • Single Touch Payroll

    Single Touch Payroll (STP), is a new way of reporting tax and superannuation information to us.

    With STP you report employees' payroll information – such as salaries and wages, pay as you go (PAYG) withholding and super – to us each time you pay them through STP-enabled software.

    When and how you report depends on what type of employer you are:

    • Small employers with 19 or less employees – STP reporting started from 1 July 2019.
    • Large employers with 20 or more employees – you should already be reporting through STP.

    It's not too late to get started. There are three pathways to start STP reporting. Depending on your circumstances, you either need to:

    Next steps:

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    Media: Get ready for STP (Duration: 01:14)

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    Last modified: 01 Oct 2019QC 54701