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  • Planet Friendly Christmas Gifts - Epplett & Co.

    Six Planet-friendly Ways to Show Staff you Care this Christmas

    Haven’t yet sorted your staff Christmas gifts? There’s still time!
    Think outside the box and be good to your people, and the planet, with these …

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    Posted in Christmas, Latest News
  • New Zealand Minimum Wage Increase 2019

    Getting Holiday Pay Right

    Do you have staff taking leave over Christmas? Are systems in place to make sure everyone gets what they’re entitled to?
    Even if someone else …

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    Posted in Human Resources, Latest News
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    Five Simple Ways to Finish the Year Feeling Relaxed (not Rushed!)

    Is less stress at the top of your Christmas list?
    For the sake of your sanity and the best interests of your business, follow these …

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    Posted in Christmas, Latest News
  • Is a Family Trust right for me?

    New Trusts Act 2019

    If you’re protecting your family property in a trust, there may be changes you need to make before the new Trusts Act comes into force …

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    Posted in Latest News, Trust, Estates and Succession Planning
  • A guide to claiming Christmas functions and entertainment

    A Guide to Claiming Festive Functions, Events and Entertainment

    Parties are part of the festive fun but they can cost a small fortune.
    Here’s a list of the rules around entertainment expenses so you …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax
  • Rules for claiming Christmas Gifts for staff and clients

    A Guide to Gifts for your Clients and Employees

    The rule of thumb with gifts is that if they consist of food or drink, you can only claim 50% of the expense as a …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax
  • Cashflow Tips for the Holiday Period

    Cashflow Tips for the Holiday Period

    Depending on your industry, the holiday period can be a slow time of year for business. Despite a dip in cashflow you still need to …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax
  • Why Closing the Gender Pay Gap is Good for Business

    While the gender pay gap is smaller than a decade ago, a collection of top New Zealand business people are working hard to reduce it …

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    Posted in Employment, Human Resources, Latest News
  • Work. Sleep. Eat. Repeat?

    Working harder is not always smarter. Burnout is common among business owners and staff who are pushed to the limits.
    Acuity Magazine recently published this …

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    Posted in General, Latest News, Uncategorized
  • The Busy Person’s Guide to Stress-free Performance Reviews

    How well are your staff performing? Do they love their job?
    Performance reviews, an open two-way conversation held once or twice a year, are a …

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    Posted in Human Resources, Latest News
  • The Epplett & Co Team

    Join The Epplett & Co. Team

    We have an exciting opportunity to join the Epplett & Co. team:
    SENIOR MANAGER – ACCOUNTANT
    The function of this role is assist with supervision …

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    Posted in Latest News, Vacancies
  • Business Health Check - stethoscope sitting on a laptop

    Business Health Check – August 2019

    We are now well in to Q3 for 2019 and it’s time to take a moment to review your business health with your August Business …

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    Posted in General, Latest News