Working holiday makers (Backpacker's tax)

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If you’re using the latest version of AccountRight or AccountEdge, and you have a current subscription, you’ll see a pop-up message in your software with the compliance update is available. You can update your software from this message.

If you’re using an earlier version of AccountRight or AccountEdge, or you don’t have a current subscription, you can check for updates from the MYOB website (available end June.) 

If your last pay to your working holiday makers was made on or before 31 December 2016, the new tax does not affect them.

You can prepare their payment summaries the usual way. 

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