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New Trust Law on the way

New Zealand has a high utilisation of trusts owing assets and businesses.  It is important to have legislative guidelines for their operation and management. Up until now there has been no legislation to govern Trusts in New Zealand, other than the Trustee Act which confirms the responsibilities…

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Managing Christmas Leave

2017 has raced along and soon it will be Christmas. With that in mind, it is time to consider the issues around summer leave. A range of staff challenges appear over the Christmas and New Year holidays. We will have the usual requests for leave,…

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Chartered Accountants Certificate of Public Practice

Articles Chartered Accountants Certificate of Public Practice Congratulations to our Associates, Carissa Cressy and Deborah Hollands, who both recently gained their Chartered Accountants Certificate of Public Practice. To gain this Carissa and Deb have achieved a number of things including; experience as a Chartered Accountant…

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New Provisional Tax Rules

Articles New Provisional Tax Rules New Provisional tax rules have come into force for the 2018 income tax year.  The two major changes provide not only a simplification of the provisional tax rules but also opportunities for tax payers to manage their provisional tax liabilities…

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Four Quick Facebook Tips

Articles Four Quick Facebook Tips our Quick Facebook Tips Are you trying to grow your social media following? Have more influence and increase engagement with your brand? Here are a few basic tips to help you towards success: 1. Have a unique URL Setting a unique URL for your business Facebook page makes your page easier…

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