Lockdown – what the Wage Subsidy Scheme means for NZ employers
The NZ economy has been severely hit by the impacts of the coronavirus, with many businesses now in lockdown. The Government has responded with a COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme to help businesses and affected workers in the short-term, as they adjust to the initial impact of COVID-19.
For employers, the COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme comes with a range of new and existing obligations.
In this update, Rebecca Scott and Murray Grant look at employer options as well as the need for effective communications during these unprecedented times.
To read the full update, click on the link below.
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