Lodge return and pay levy

If you are a sole trader and choose to register as a worker, you have to lodge a Return with the Corporation every three months and pay a levy.

The Return must show the number of days or part days worked and the total ordinary remuneration for the work during the three month period.

The levy payable is 1.7% of the sole trader’s ordinary remuneration for the return period.

Ordinary remuneration for a sole trader means the amount that is paid or payable to the person for cleaning work. It does not include amounts for the following:

  • overtime
  • expenses incurred by the person
  • the use of materials, equipment or a motor vehicle provided by the person

The returns have to be lodged and the levies paid by the following dates.

Return period Return and levy due by
1 January to 31 March 14 April
1 April to 30 June 14 July
1 July to 30 September 14 October
1 October to 31 December 14 January
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