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10 Tax Saving Tips for New Zealand Businesses

10 Tax Saving Tips for Small Businesses

April 23, 2019

Starting up a small business is a huge achievement, but ensuring that your business is a success is a much bigger challenge.  The start-up stage of business ownership is extremely risky, stressful and expensive and is where many entrepreneurs pull out.  Making sure you get the right advice and making smart decisions about where to spend your money is the simplest recipe for success. 

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Do you really need an Accountant?

Do you really need an accountant?

March 3, 2019

With intelligent software solutions such as MYOB or Xero now common place, it has become an interesting question. Do you really need an accountant? The simple answer is, “Yes!” As […]

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Ring-Fencing Residential Tax Losses

Ring-fencing rental losses

February 18, 2019

When will ring-fencing of rental losses apply from? The Taxation (Annual Rates for 2019-20, GST Offshore Supplier Registration, and Remedial Matters) Bill, introduced 5 December and currently open for submissions, […]

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Business Structuring and Tax Planning Solutions Auckland Chartered Accountants

Business Structuring & Tax Planning

February 18, 2019

Ensuring your business and personal affairs are structured into the appropriate legal structures is an essential and ongoing exercise. Appropriate tax planning lets you know how much tax you have […]

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Payday Filing Online Accounting Solutions for forward thinking businesses

Payday Filing

February 17, 2019

When does payday filing begin? Currently you can voluntarily choose to payday file instead of filing an Employer Monthly Schedule (IR348) every month.  However, the much-anticipated payday filing regime kicks […]

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Key Tax Dates March 2018

Key Tax Dates March 2018

February 27, 2018

5 March PAYE – Large employer returns and payments due. 20 March PAYE – Small employer returns and payments due. PAYE – Large employer return and payments due. RWT – […]

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IRD Updates

IRD Updates – February 2018

February 27, 2018

IRD into Stage Two of Business Transformation The IRD has been working hard to be easier to do business with.  It’s new tax system is currently kicking in, giving you […]

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Business Structuring and Tax Planning Solutions Auckland Chartered Accountants

Business Structuring and Tax Planning

February 27, 2018

Business Structuring and Tax Planning Ensuring your business and personal affairs are structured into the appropriate legal entity structures (such as a sole trader, partnership, company, LTC or trust etc.) […]

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Bright-Line period to be extended to five years

Bright-line Period to be Extended to Five Years

February 27, 2018

The Minister of Revenue has confirmed the bright-line test on residential property sales will be extended from two years to five years. At present, income tax must be paid on […]

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The Government’s Tax Agenda

February 27, 2018

One of the first questions business owners ask when a new government enters power is what changes, if any, are coming in the area of tax. Revenue Minister Stuart Nash […]

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