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…
Welcome to Rose - Our Customer Services Assistant
Many of you will have already met Rose or spoken with her on the phone. Having joined our team in May as our Client Services Assistant, Rose works at our front desk supporting both our clients and accounting team with a wide range of administrative tasks.…
Congratulations to Our Award Winning Business Owners!
We are very fortunate to work with many highly motivated, passionate business owners some of whom were recognised for their talent and successes at regional business awards events this year. A special congratulations to the team at Little Big Events and V…
Xmas Parties & Gifts Without The Tax Headache
Parties and gifts are all part of the festive fun but they can cost a small fortune. Here’s a list of the rules around entertainment expenses so you know what’s deductible and non-deductible before you fork out for your staff and customers.
Tax Update for Residential Property Investors
To cool surging house prices and level the playing field, rental property owners are about to face a number of issues through the combination of new IRD policies and law.
Xero Workshop for Intermediate Users
This workshop will help build on your current knowledge and enable you to make greater use of Xero's capabilities
ACC Online Access
ACC now offers online access to their billing system
Employers' Workshop Event - 14th June 2018
On the 14th June we had an Employers’ Seminar. The CEO of SmartPayroll Chris Partridge kindly flew up from Wellington to present some upcoming legislation changes, employers’ obligations and gave us a demo on how to use SmartPayroll.
Bright-Line Test - Residential Sales & Purchases
On the 1st of October 2015 the IRD introduced a ‘Bright-Line test’ for the sale of residential property.
This is a fantastic opportunity to hear more about recent legislation changes, IRD payroll requirements and an overview of SmartPayroll.
GST & Houses
Houses and GST can be a complicated and misunderstood area. It is important to understand when a house comes into and exits the GST net and what and when GST adjustments need to be made.
IRD have introduced Payday filing. This is currently voluntary, however from 1 April 2019 it will be compulsory.