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End of Financial Year 2021 training and resources for Payroll

Take the stress out of the end of this financial year with our tailored training courses and other resources to help you through.

Your guide to all the Payroll training and resources available to you for a stress-free end-of year processing. 

Whether you require product specific assistance on how to carry out your EOFY processes with confidence, or want to keep up-to-date with the changes shaping the legislative environment in 2021, we have options available to suit your requirements for EOFY.

There are a range of resources available to you including:

Training: 2021 What's New in Payroll - Live Webinars with Glynn Flaherty

We have partnered again with Glynn Flaherty from Payroll Matters to deliver these key events for both Sage MicrOpay and Sage WageEasy customers.

Find out what changes are shaping the payroll legislative environment in 2021 at the What’s New in Payroll Seminar. Our guest speaker Glynn Flaherty will educate you on all the changes and updates that will keep you compliant and on top of complex legislative requirements.  There are 2 sessions covering different topics, recordings of these event will also be available to purchase.

What’s New in Payroll Session 1 

Date and Time: Tuesday, 25 May 2021, 2pm – 5pm (AEST)

  • Recent Payroll Developments
  • Federal Budget Updates
  • Superannuation changes, PAYG changes & FBT changes
  • Industrial Relations changes and impacts
  • Annualised Salaries
  • Payroll Tax and Workcover

What’s New in Payroll Session 2

Date and Time: Thursday, 10 June 2021, 11am – 2pm (AEST)

  • STP Phase 2 overview and timelines Allowances
  • Year-end procedures: PAYG
  • Reportable Fringe Benefits
  • Reportable Superannuation Contributions

Price: $495 inc GST per Session or get the discounted bundle prices of $595 inc GST for both sessions.  If you purchased the recorded webinar options, these will be available from 01 June 2021. Email [email protected] for any questions.

More training options for End of Year

Sage MicrOpay: End of Financial Year – Live Online Interactive Workshops in a Virtual Classroom

Complete your EOFY processes with confidence by attending our online Virtual Instructor-Led End of Financial Year training course for hands on experience, plus additional self-paced micro-learning topics on MicrOpay tools that will elevate your 2022 Payroll processing year in our Training Online portal. The training will be focussed on the following events:

  1. Superannuation increase and setup,
  2. Allowance & Deduction configuration for final STP reporting, 
  3. Balancing your year to date,
  4. STP marking the final event rolling over into the new financial year. 
Duration: 2.5 hours

Price: $495 (inc.GST)

Sage MicrOpay: End of Financial Year – eLearning Course

Complete your EOFY processes with confidence by enrolling for the Financial Year training comprehensive eLearning course, focussing on preparation and processing:

  1. Superannuation increase and setup,
  2. Allowance & Deduction configuration for final STP reporting, 
  3. Balancing your year to date,
  4. STP marking the final event rolling over into the new financial year, and 
  5. Other topics on MicrOpay tools to elevate your 2022 payroll processing year.

Price: $330 (inc.GST)

Sage WageEasy: End of Financial Year - Online Course

The Sage WageEasy EOY eLearning course will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to perform your End of year proceedings.

The training will be focussed on the following:

  1. Preparation for the end of year process, including balancing your year to date, entry of FBT and confirming the validity of your configuration and company details.
  2. The end of year process itself including the STP Finalise step.
  3. Tasks to prepare your system for the new year such as update to Awards, to Tax Tables and importantly for 2021/2022, increasing your super guarantee to 10% (if this comes to pass).
Price: $150 (inc.GST)

Sage Consulting Services

The Sage Consulting team can assist you with all aspects of your End of Year processing including:

  • End of Year Reconciliations Reports
  • Transactions Adjustments for End of Year Process
  • STP Adjustments in preparation for Final Event
  • Review of Superstream compliance and processing
  • Final pay event for STP
  • Generate payment summaries if required
  • Review and Updates to your payroll database for new financial year readiness

End of Year processing will be conducted online via WebEx unless specifically requesting onsite*. Limited spots are available and bookings are for a maximum of 3 hours. Please email us to discuss your requirements or book.

Price: $735 (inc. GST).

*Onsite bookings will need to be requested via enquire now, if not specified consulting bookings will default to online

Customer Support and Resources

Visit our Sage Year-end Centre for Sage MicrOpay or Sage WageEasy 

Sage Knowledgebase
Gain access to all our support articles for our Payroll including EOY content. Registration for first-time sign-in is required.

Sage City Ask questions and interact with other Sage Payroll users at our dedicated community forums for Sage MicrOpay and Sage WageEasy.

Sage Support Central Contact our Support team through email or help desk 

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