We all know it, trying to calculate Australian payroll tax correctly is a nightmare. If you employ across multiple states/territories or have a grouped company structure, you’re more prone to incorrect payroll tax estimates – resulting in underpayments, fines & penalties. 

We’ve heard from lots of organisations that they want a better process, so we’ve developed helpful tools to simplify payroll tax management.

 1. The quick guide to payroll tax compliance

Your one-stop simplified guide that explains state-by-state:

  • Tax rates
  • Thresholds
  • Government relief, concessions & incentives

This is ideal for organisations with employees across multiple states, also included is a basic checklist for effective payroll tax management. 

Australian payroll tax

2. Payroll tax calculator 

An easy-to-use spreadsheet that automates payroll tax calculations for employees across multiple states and territories. We keep up with the latest rules and concessions to help you get a better understanding of your required tax liability.

Payroll tax template

 See how it works in our 90 second tutorial: 

3. Xero payroll assistant

Are you a Xero user concerned about payroll compliance? We’re currently developing a payroll app that works seamlessly with Xero to monitor employee, job & payroll information. This tool will runs continuous health checks, flagging any issues in your environment that need to be actioned. With Paytools, you can:

  • Monitor employee records for problems
  • Check your payroll setup meets National Employee Standards
  • Automated due dates & legislation updates with alerts

Click the button below for early access. 

Hope it’s helpful! If you have any payroll tax questions, get in touch. Our friendly Melbourne-based team is always up for a chat.
Lee Kennedy

About the author

Lee, Paytool’s Head of Marketing, is passionate about all things HR tech. She is actively exploring the most effective ways for Australian organisations to solve payroll compliance issues.