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Published 25th February 2019 by nsaTax Limited

The much-anticipated final report of the Tax Working Group (TWG) was released on 21 February and, unsurprisingly, recommended the introduction of a broad-based, realised capital gains tax regime. The Final Report is substantial at two volumes and 206 pages, 94 of which are dedicated to a discussion on a capital gains tax (CGT) regime.

Whilst there are some changes from the Interim Report released last September, the recommendations are substantially the same as those contained in that report. Interestingly, only eight out of eleven of the TWG members support the introduction of a comprehensive CGT regime.

Published 4th December 2018 by Anonymous

In his speech at the Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand tax conference, the Minister of Revenue announced proposed new rules for GST on low-value imported goods.

Published 4th December 2018 by Anonymous

Many of your business expenses can be offset against your business income to help reduce your tax bill.

Published 4th December 2018 by Anonymous

Most businesses serving food, in one way or another, were supposed to have registered under the Food Act before 31 March 2018.

Published 4th December 2018 by Anonymous

Gig workers are part of a flexible and on-demand workforce who do multiple short-term jobs (gigs), and can be anyone from part-timers looking to make extra money from a second...

Published 4th December 2018 by Anonymous

There’s more information on all these points below, but if you’re short on time, here’s a summary:•You need to pay tax on all your jobs.

Published 3rd December 2018 by Anonymous

The authority has produced a tracker tool to help members compare and contrast fees and returns more easily.

Published 3rd December 2018 by www.momentumfinancial.co.nz

In 2006 ACC research showed that, of all the businesses that ceased trading, 67% did so because of illness or injury to a key person in the business. What that says is too many businesses are not applying a “risk management plan” across all aspects of their business. 

Putting an effective plan in place requires a relatively small commitment by owners in time but can be instrumental in ensuring the continuity of a business following the temporary or permanent loss of a key person or owner.

Published 3rd December 2018 by Anonymous

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Published 3rd December 2018 by Anonymous

ACC levies are separate from general tax, and cover the cost of injuries caused by accidents.