How Salary Packaging Can Give Your Employees A Pay Rise
Scott Iriks is the Director and CEO of Easi, one of the leading and most experienced salary packaging and novated lease providers to some of Australia’s largest government and private employers. For mid-market business owners, salary packaging is specifically important in terms of what can be done to help your employees package their salary more effectively. More importantly, Scott promotes salary packaging as an essential for employee retention and giving your employees the opportunity to maximise what you pay them.
When pitching salary packaging to small business owners, Scott provides the process as a means to give your employees a pay rise, without incurring any additional costs for the business. Essentially, salary packaging focuses on reducing the amount of tax you pay, by reducing your taxable income. Most commonly packaged is a car, offering the biggest benefit. Yet, the list of what can be salary packaged is extensive, including laptops, airport membership, superannuation, professional subscriptions, living away from home allowance, financial advice, self-education expenses and even groceries.
Scott is dedicated to the financial services industry. He accelerates knowledge, commitment and innovation in his role at Easi, which takes pride in delivering exceptional value for both the employer and the employee. He is an Australian Credit License holder and also runs a consumer asset finance company that is contracted with major insurance providers to provide replacement vehicles and finance to cash settled customers.
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