JobMaker Hiring Credit Essentials Webinar

Recorded Monday, 14 December 2020

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How to assist clients assess eligibility, access and manage the JobMaker hiring credit

Identifying eligible employers and employees
The practical issues and problem areas

In the 2020-21 Federal Budget, the Government announced the introduction of a new JobMaker Hiring Credit to stimulate job creation. 

The JobMaker Hiring Credit Essentials Webinar helps to identify clients who might be eligible for JobMaker credits so that they can take appropriate steps to avoid missing out on payments from the ATO.

We work through the conditions that need to be met to access the JobMaker credits, focusing on the rules for determining an employer is eligible to participate in the scheme, and how to identify employees who can be taken into account under this measure.

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  • Reference notes included (download from menu)
  • CPD certificate issued to registered individuals on completion

What we cover

Eligibility to the JobMaker Hiring Credit is very specific. As are the rules for how the credit is managed in practice. 

The JobMaker Hiring Credit Essentials Webinar steps through the known rules, eligibility, and the practical issues.


  • Timing issues and key dates
  • The conditions that need to be satisfied for an employer to qualify
  • How to determine whether an employee can be taken into account
  • Applying the headcount increase and payroll increase tests in practice
  • The interaction between JobMaker,  JobKeeper and other employment initiatives
  • Documentation requirements and reporting obligations

Our presenter


With Michael Carruthers
BCom LLB (Macq), CA, CTA

Tax Director, Knowledge Shop

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Michael oversees the development of the tax team for Knowledge Shop and Hayes Knight in Sydney and is head of the Easton group’s national tax committee.

Michael has a knack for seeing through the complexity and helping practitioners work through highly technical issues with certainty and accuracy.

Michael is a member of the advisory panel for the Board of Taxation and was a member of the reference group for the Board’s review of small business concessions.

He was also an expert panel member for the Board’s review of tax impediments facing small business.



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