$130 billion JobKeeper Payment to Keep Australians in a Job

Joshua Tax

$130 billion JobKeeper payment to keep Australians in a job

On 30.3.2020, it was announced The Federal Government will provide a historic wage subsidy to around 6 million workers who will receive a flat payment of $1,500 per fortnight through their employer, before tax.

The $130 billion JobKeeper payment is aimed to keep Australians in jobs as employers tackle the significant economic impact from the coronavirus.

We’ve added an online chapter and a download to our COVID-19 Economic Support Measures and Resources page.