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IRD Scam

Articles IRD Scam An example of of an Email Scam

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Bright-line nominations – update July 2017

Articles Bright-line nominations - update July 2017 Thankfully common sense has prevailed and Inland Revenue has clarified that where a  nomination occurs between associated persons this will not trigger the bright-line test. > Therefore in the examples below the nomination to a newly formed family…

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The importance of using the market value for your property

Articles The importance of using the market value for your property Rory Noorland, LLB BMS CA, Chartered Accountant, Associate, CooperAitkenThe Commissioner of Inland Revenue has recently released guidance on determining the market value of accommodation that is provided to employees. When an employer provides free,…

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AgriSmart wins Activate 2.0 Tech competition

Articles AgriSmart wins Activate 2.0 Tech competition We are excited to celebrate the success of AgriSmart software, which recently won a national innovation contest.  AgriSmart, developed by Imran Raza (CooperAitken Director), Stu Meads and Mark Crarer, was specifically designed for NZ dairy farmers to improve compliance in the dairy industry. If you haven’t yet heard of…

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Pathways to farm ownership through real estate

Articles Pathways to farm ownership through real estate Is it your goal to own your own financially viable farm one day? Or are you currently farming but really can’t see any way ahead to be able to own land of your own? There are many…

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