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Deductions

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Deductions are the amounts withheld from employee pays (other than taxes), that are then forwarded on to an authority or other organisation.

For example, employees might pay a union fee out of their wage. The fees are then forwarded on to the union.

 Here are some more specific scenarios which might help:

Before or after tax deductions?

If you're not sure whether a deduction is pre-tax or post-tax, check with your accounting advisor or the ATO. 

OK, let's step you through the basics of setting up a deduction.

Using Single Touch Payroll?

Don't forget to select the ATO Reporting Category for each deduction category. If unsure, check with your accounting advisor or the ATO.

Learn more about assigning ATO reporting categories for Single Touch Payroll reporting.





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