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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.

Published 3rd December 2018 by D H Lawyers

Succession planning is an essential consideration for all businesses, especially where the owner is considering exiting from the business within the next 5 years.

Published 3rd December 2018 by Anonymous

Do I have what it takes?

Running your own business can mean long, unpredictable days, with little respite until you start to make a profit. Reaching that milestone can take years.

You’ll need to be:

Passionate: If not, you’ll find it hard to keep going when you hit a hurdle.

Prepared to make sacrifices: You’ll have less money to spend and may have to give up hobbies and social activities, at least while the business is getting up and running. Make sure your family is prepared for changes, too.

Published 3rd December 2018 by Anonymous

There are now two ways of working out the use of home calculation. Inland Revenue will provide a standard rate per square metre for variable costs such as power, telephone/mobile/Internet...

Published 3rd December 2018 by Anonymous

If you were in your first year of self employment between 2002 and 2017, or paid provisional ACC levies after ceasing

Published 20th June 2018 by McDonald Vague Limited

1  Accounts Receivable Process - A poor accounts receivable process will result in debtor days (the time between billing and banking) being too high. This will stifle your cashflow.

Published 19th June 2018 by RSM New Zealand Group

We have heard Inland Revenue is targeting claims for repairing leaky homes. The general principle for determining whether a new asset has been created is whether the “repairs” substantially rebuilds the whole of the asset.

Published 19th June 2018 by RSM New Zealand Group

The regional fuel tax will be collected at the distribution level, so will not directly affect our clients from the point of view of administration.Initially the tax will apply in the Auckland region but will be...

Published 19th June 2018 by Anonymous

When: For employees taking parental leave for a child born (or coming into theemployee’s care) from 1 July 2018What: The rules around parental leave are changing.The number of weeks that a parent...