RSM Australia

Webinar: Stimulus package 1 | 19 March 2020

This webinar analysed the first economic stimulus package unveiled by the Australian federal government in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The Federal Government recently announced a $17.6 bn economic stimulus package proposed to support businesses and keep Australians in jobs. 
RSM Director Andrew Sykes, together with John Wilson from BAL Lawyers, hosted a webinar to share the latest information on what the stimulus package means for you, how it can help your business, employment law aspects, and employer legal obligations.

What was covered...

  • The Government Stimulus Package- the 4 main elements of the package and how they work:
  • Instant asset write-off
  • Backing business investment
  • Boosting cashflow for employers
  • Supporting apprentices and trainees
  • Explaining the situation with employees, flexible work arrangements and shutdowns.

Watch the webinar recording: