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    AIM to please?

    The new Accounting Income Method (AIM) seeks to allow small businesses to pay provisional tax as you go.
    Provisional tax has traditionally been the bain …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax
  • Epplett and Co Team

    Join The Epplett & Co. Team

    The Hawke’s Bay economy is booming and our client base is expanding. We have two opportunities to join our team.
    We pride ourselves on a “family” …

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    Posted in Latest News, Vacancies
  • Bright Line Test

    Tax On Residential Property Sales

    From 29 March 2018, the bright-line test that is used to determine if you have tax to pay on the sale of residential property has …

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    Posted in Latest News, Real Estate
  • Money Laundering

    Dirty Cash: Cleaning Up Money Laundering

    While New Zealand is hardly the money laundering capital of the world, we do see around $1.35 billion of fraud and drug-related money laundered through …

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    Posted in Compliance, Latest News
  • Paid Parental Leave

    Parental Leave Puts An Onus On Employers

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern probably won’t take 18 weeks paid parental leave when she has her baby this autumn, but New Zealand law says she’s …

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    Posted in Employment, Latest News, Parental Leave
  • Price Increase

    Price Hike Hacks

    The decision to raise your rates is a tricky one. But in the end it’s not the hike itself that’s important, it’s how you implement …

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    Posted in Customer Service, Latest News, Pricing
  • Raving Fans Can Rock Your Business

    Feel The Love: Raving Fans Can Rock Your Business

    You may have heard the term ‘raving fans’. It’s a passionate subset, usually about 10-15% of your customer base, who are so in love with …

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    Posted in Customer Service, Latest News
  • Business Culture Tied To Business Performance

    While it’s easy to think of business culture as a bit soft compared with, say, achieving sales, in fact it’s anything but. A 2014 study …

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    Posted in Latest News
  • Tenants must be informed of insulation status

    It’s been compulsory since 1 July last year for any new tenancy agreement to include an Insulation Statement. That means landlords must record if rentals …

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  • Livestock Special Alert

    The IRD have recently announced this year’s livestock Herd Scheme Values and we think this is a great opportunity to update you on the latest …

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    Posted in Latest News, Uncategorized
  • Upcoming changes

    There has been a raft of legislative change recently introduced which will affect businesses when it becomes effective. At present we are just flagging the …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax Advice
  • Thinking of Buying or Selling a business?

    There is no topic about which greater differences of informed opinion may exist than the value of a business or shares in a private company. …

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    Posted in Business Advisory Services, Latest News