Claiming exemptions for payroll tax

You may be able to claim exemptions when lodging your payroll tax return in Queensland.

There are many payroll tax exemptions available – including those for employee allowances and leave, and for wages paid to apprentices and trainees.

Charitable institutions registered under the Taxation Administration Act 2001 can claim exemptions for a range of activities.

There are also exemptions for contractors and employment agents.

This guide outlines the exemptions and allowances that may be available to your business, and has information on the current rebates for apprentices and trainees.