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  • Tax and Property - Ring-fencing Rental Losses - Epplett and Co Chartered accountants

    Tax and Property – Ring-fencing Rental Losses

    There’s been some confusion about proposed changes to the tax treatment of rental losses. Many taxpayers have been a bit panicky, under the impression that …

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    Posted in Latest News, Property
  • Facebook for your business - Epplett and Co Chartered Accountants Hawke's Bay

    Facebook: Why your business needs it (and how to use it!)

    Are your ideal customers adults? Then your business needs to be on Facebook because that’s where their eyeballs are.
    Time-poor or don’t have a clue …

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    Posted in Latest News, Marketing, Social Media
  • Why apprenticeships work so well - Epplett and Co Chartered Accountants Hawkes Bay

    Today’s Apprentice is Tomorrow’s Foreman

    With New Zealand’s construction industry going ballistic, a lot of construction companies are looking to hire new staff. Do they stick with their subbies, bring …

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    Posted in Employment, Human Resources, Latest News
  • attracting generation z to your business - epplett and co chartered accountants

    What is your Business doing to attract the next Generation?

    Gen Z (born after 1995) are tech-savvy, entrepreneurial, out-of-the-box thinkers – people you want on your team.
    Here are four ways to attract and retain …

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    Posted in Employment, Human Resources, Latest News
  • End of Financial Year Tax Tips.jpg

    10 Smart Year-End Tax Tips

    The end of the financial year is fast approaching.
    Check out our 10 smart year-end tax tips to make sure you are ready come 31 …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax
  • Tax Updates 2019

    What’s New in the World of Tax?

    It’s important to stay on top of your tax obligations, especially if you don’t have a great team like Epplett & Co. helping you plan …

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

    Minimum Wage Increase – 1 April 2019

    More than 200,000 New Zealanders and their families will benefit from the New Zealand minimum wage increase to $17.70 an hour on 1 April 2019. …

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    Posted in Employment, Human Resources, Latest News Tagged
  • Payday filing from 1 April 2019

    It’s Time to Gear up for Payday Filing

    Hundreds of Kiwi business owners are enjoying the benefits of payday filing – are you? If not, you’ll need to be by 1 April when …

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    Posted in Employment, Latest News
  • Hire for traits not talent - hiring new staff - interview questions - job offer

    Hiring? Look for Traits not Talent.

    Soft skills are the personal qualities that make people easy to work with and they are key for business success.
    Here are six important soft …

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    Posted in Employment, Latest News
  • Cyber Security - keeping your business secure online with Epplett and Co, Hastings

    How Cyber-Secure are you?

    Blackmail, extortion and identity theft might sound like something straight out of a blockbuster movie but cyber crime is not only a reality, it’s on …

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    Posted in Latest News
  • the new Domestic Violence – Victims’ Protection Bill

    The Domestic Violence – Victims’ Protection Bill

    Have you heard about the new Domestic Violence – Victims’ Protection Bill?
    Here’s what it means for you.
    FACT: New Zealand police respond to 270 …

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    Posted in Employment, Latest News
  • Holiday Reading

    Checklist: Can your Business Survive the Holiday Period?

    While the Christmas/New Year period is traditionally a slow time of year for business, you still need to meet your expenses.
    Ensure your bases are …

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    Posted in Latest News, Tax Advice