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  • Provisional Tax Due _ Epplett & Co Chartered Accountants

    Provisional Tax Payment Options

    A reminder about Provisional Tax due 7 May for many clients.
    Here are some payment options available to you:
    Pay full amount due – Have …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax, Tax Advice
  • Profit or Cashflow - Epplett & Co Chartered Accountants Hawkes Bay

    Should I focus on Profits or Cashflow?

    Turning a profit is at the heart of running any successful company. But should profits be the only financial focus if you’re looking to create …

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    Posted in Business Advisory Services, Financial Management, Latest News
  • COVID Vaccines and your employees - Epplett & Co Chartered Accountants Hawkes Bay

    Covid Vaccinations and your Employees

    As the vaccination programme rolls out across New Zealand, you might be wondering what your obligations are as an employer.
    Employment New Zealand has released …

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    Posted in COVID-19, Human Resources, Latest News
  • Writing a Job Description - Epplett & Co Chartered Accountants Hawkes Bay

    Writing a Job Description

    As your business grows, there will be an increasing need to create new roles and hire new employees.
    A job description will be an essential …

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    Posted in Human Resources, Latest News
  • Lift your Margin - Epplett & Co Chartered Accountants Hawkes Bay

    Ten Ways to Lift your Margin

    Improvements can always be made at the margin.
    Small tweaks to your processes or systems can make a massive difference to the end result.
    It’s …

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    Posted in General, Latest News
  • Your Four-Week End of Financial Year Checklist

    Week 1: First things first
    Talk to your accountant or bookkeeper.
    They’ll tell you what you need to do before 31 March including what you …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax
  • Staying Afloat and Thriving through a Downturn _ Epplett and Co

    Staying Afloat and Thriving through a Downturn

    When the future looks uncertain, what can you do to prepare and strengthen your business?
    Recent times have certainly shown us that the future path …

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    Posted in Financial Management, Latest News
  • Is your Trust relevant and compliant_ _ Epplett and Co

    Is your Trust relevant and compliant?

    With between 300,000 and 500,000 Trusts in New Zealand, they’re clearly a popular way to protect assets.
    However, the Trusts Act 2019 came into force …

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    Posted in Latest News, Trust, Estates and Succession Planning
  • Planning for seasonal dips in income _ Epplett and Co

    Planning for Seasonal Dips in Income

    Seasonal dips in income can be highly challenging when you’re a small business. But there are proactive ways to predict, plan for and overcome these …

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    Posted in Financial Management, Latest News
  • Tenancy Laws are changing in NZ _ Epplett and Co

    Tenancy Laws are changing in NZ

    Tenancy laws are changing in New Zealand.
    If you own or rent, make sure you understand how these changes will impact you.
    Below are some …

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    Posted in Latest News, Real Estate
  • 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
  • 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