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Free Workshop - Xero for Intermediate Users

A special thanks to Johann Ryu and Ankur Baggan who came down from Xero Head Office in Auckland to host our August workshop, "Xero for Intermediate Users". We really appreciated them taking the time to share their knowledge & advice with us, and we had a…

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Changes to IRD Use of Money Interest

Important note – due to new Inland Revenue rules, if you make a late Provisional Tax payment then you may be charged Use of Money Interest (UOMI) and will also be charged interest on Terminal Tax amounts not due until 7th of April - read more below to…

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Bed tax would put Kiwis out of pocket, says tourism body

The prospect of a bed tax is polarising the tourism industry, despite both sides acknowledging local authorities need more support. The Productivity Commission's draft report found councils under pressure from tourism should be able to charge visitors…

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Marketing Workshop All About Results

Both our clients & chartered accountant team were impressed with the Marketing Workshop facilitated by Chantelle Laurent from Formula One Results Ltd. A number of attendees commented that they now had a list of activities they wanted to do for improving…

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IRD Reporting Requirements for Trusts

CRS and FATCA Compliance for 30 June 2019 If you have come across the acronyms CRS and FATCA, possibly from correspondence from banks and investment advisors and have no idea what this means, this blog will hopefully demystify it for you.

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Graeme Cullen

It is with great sadness that I let you know Graeme Cullen passed away on the 2nd of May. It was a great privilege to know Graeme and experience his great “turbo-charged” enthusiasm for life and the people around him. Our deepest sympathies go out to…

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Accountant warns accidental tax refund will likely have to be paid back

[As published by NZ Herald, 29-April] An accountant is warning people to be wary if they received an "accidental tax refund" over the Easter/ Anzac holiday period and says it is likely the money will have to be paid back to the tax department. Jason Topp…

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New Tax Rules for Landlords Workshop

Presented by Graeme Carruthers, tax advisor & director of NSA Tax, our "New Tax Rules for Landlords" workshop was well-worthwhile according to the 40+ people attending this event.

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WORKSHOP ANNOUNCEMENT: New Tax Rules for Landlords

We are pleased to announce leading tax advisor, Graeme Curruthers of NSA Tax, will be our guest speaker and presenter for our upcoming workshop on the new tax rules for landlords. If you own a rental property or rent out your holiday home then this…

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Tax Working Group - Final Recommendations

The Tax Working Group’s report was released on 21st Feb, making key recommendations with regards to the New Zealand tax system on Capital Gains tax, Environment taxes, Company tax, Personal Income tax, Retirement Savings and Digital Services tax. We have…

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Is a Family Trust Right for Me?

Family trusts are a popular way to protect and manage your assets, such as the family home, for you and your family, now and in the future. They can have a valuable role to play, but they’re not suitable for everyone. Here are the pros and cons of family…

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REMINDER: 2019 Annual Work

If you have your records together then feel free to bring them in early even if you have been scheduled for later in the year. We will send out your annual checklist/authority form soon. It is a legal requirement to have them signed prior to starting your…

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