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The credit card payment service will be unavailable between 12.30am and 4.30am, and the Duties, payroll tax and parking space levy online services will be unavailable between 7.00am and 12.00pm on Sunday, 2 November due to scheduled maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Payroll tax

Payroll tax

Payroll tax is applied to a business’s New South Wales (NSW) wages that exceed the payroll tax threshold.

Rates and threshold

The payroll tax rate is 5.45%.

The payroll tax threshold for 2014–15 (July – June) is $750,000.

The monthly threshold amounts are:

Days in the monthThreshold
28 days $57,534
30 days $61,644
31 days $63,699
Last updated: 1 July 2014