• Payroll Tax Education

    State Revenue offers both webinar and face-to-face information sessions that cover various aspects of payroll tax in an interactive environment. See the session topics below for more information or check out our YouTube channel for a range of educational videos.

     

    Payroll Tax Overview
     YouTube

     

    Topics

    Topic The session covers... Register
    Overview For those who are new to payroll tax or want to review the basics
    • gradual diminishing threshold
    • grouping provisions
    • taxable and exempt wages (intro)
    • nexus provisions
    • how to prepare for an audit
    Register for a webinar,
    a face-to-face session or
    watch a recorded webinar
    Wages For those who want greater detail on taxable and exempt wages. Prior knowledge of the basics of payroll tax is assumed
    • gradual diminishing threshold
    • what wages are taxable (detailed)
    • what wages are exempt (detailed)
    Register for a webinar,
    a face-to-face session or
    watch a recorded webinar
    Contractors For those who are unsure whether a worker is a contractor or employee for payroll tax purposes
    • six tests of contractor vs. employee
    • audit process
    Register for a webinar or a face-to-face session
    Revenue Online (Online Payroll Tax) For those who want hands-on practice using our Revenue Online system
    • managing user accounts
    • Customer Initiated Payment Accounts (CIPA)
    • lodging and modifying returns
    • viewing assessment advice details
    There are no sessions currently available on this topic
    Annual Reconciliation For those who want details specific to the annual reconciliation
    • types of employers
    • annual reconciliation process
    • application of penalties
    There are no sessions currently available on this topic

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    Webinars

    webinar

    Webinars involve training delivered via the internet. Customers can participate via their own computers, meaning attendance at the Office of State Revenue is not required for participation.

    You will need a computer with internet connection and access to a telephone or headset.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the webinar at the specified time.

    If the session is full or there are no sessions scheduled please register to be waitlisted.

    Topic Date Time Register
    Overview Fri 18 August 10am - 11.15am Full
    Fri 25 August 10am - 11.15am Register Now
    Fri 20 October 10am - 11.15am Register Now
    Wed 25 October 1pm - 2.15pm Register Now
    Wages Thurs 24 August 1pm - 2.15pm Full
    Thurs 7 September 1pm - 2.15pm Register Now
    Wed 18 October 10am - 11.15am Register Now
    Contractors Wed 20 Sept 10am - 11.15am Register Now

     

    Recorded Webinars

    If you are unable to attend one of our live sessions, you can view our pre-recorded webinars on payroll tax:

    Please note these sessions are not live so you will not be able to ask questions.

     

    Harmonised Payroll Tax Webinars

    To find out more about the Australia-wide harmonised aspects of payroll tax, check out the webinar series available on the Payroll Tax Australia website. These webinars are particularly useful for clients paying wages in multiple states or territories. Topics include:

    • Payroll Tax - What it is, how it works
    • Payroll Tax - Allowances, Fringe Benefits Tax, Exemptions and Rebates
    • Payroll Tax - Contractors
    • Payroll Tax - Grouping

     

    Face-to-face sessions

    face-to-face

    Face-to-face sessions are held at the Office of State Revenue: 200 St Georges Tce, Perth. Please arrive at the Plaza level reception 10 minutes before the scheduled session time.

    Numbers are limited and the sessions generally fill up quickly so please book early to avoid disappointment.

    If the session is full or there are no sessions scheduled, please register to be waitlisted.

    Topic Date Time Register
    Overview
    Thurs 9 November 10am - 12pm Register Now
    Tues 14 November 10am - 12pm Register Now
    Wages Thurs 9 November 1pm - 3pm Register Now
    Tues 14 November 1pm - 3pm Register Now
    Contractors Tues 15 August 1pm - 3pm Register Now
    Thurs 26 October 10am - 12pm Register Now

    If you are unable to attend a booked session, please let us know as soon as possible by emailing us at customereducation@finance.wa.gov.au.

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    Videos

     YouTube

    Click on the videos below or visit our YouTube channel for a wider range of educational videos.

    Payroll Tax Wages (webinar)
     
    Fringe Benefits
     
    Gradual Diminishing Threshold
     
    Contractors in WA