JobKeeper - Changes to Key Dates for December  
 
Taking into account the festive season and public holidays, the ATO has extended the due date for the following: 
 
See below, the main changes to note are:
  1. Due date for Wage condition for Fortnight 20 - instead of Sunday 3rd January 2021 (or practically Thursday 31st December 2020), the due date has been extended to Monday 4th January 2021.
  2. Due date for Wage Condition for Fortnight 21 has been extended from Sunday 17th January 2021 to Sunday 31st January 2021 (practically Friday 29th January 2021), which is the same as Fortnight 22.
  3. Due date for Business Monthly Declaration for December 2020 has been extended from Thursday 14th January 2021 to Thursday 28th January 2021.

In should be noted that the Business Monthly Declaration for December will consist of FN18, FN19 and FN20.  That means this will be a claim of 3 Fortnights.
 
 https://www.ato.gov.au/General/JobKeeper-Payment/JobKeeper-key-dates/
 

Schedule of JobKeeper fortnights

 

JobKeeper fortnights
 

JobKeeper fortnight
 
Period relating to each JobKeeper fortnight Employees are paid on or before
18 23 November 2020 – 6 December 2020
6 December 2020
 
19 7 December 2020 – 20 December 2020
20 December 2020
 
20 21 December 2020 – 3 January 2021
4 January 2021
 
21 4 January 2021 – 17 January 2021
31 January 2021
 
22 18 January 2021 – 31 January 2021
31 January 2021
 
23 1 February 2021 – 14 February 2021
14 February 2021
 
24 15 February 2021 – 28 February 2021
28 February 2021
 
25 1 March 2021 – 14 March 2021
14 March 2021
 
26 15 March 2021 – 28 March 2021
28 March 2021
 


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