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Is your business ready for Omicron? by Stewart Russell
News - 2022-01-13

Is your business ready for Omicron? by Stewart Russell

Most epidemiologists agree that it is not a case of if Omicron arrives in the community but when. Is your business going to be able to cope with the inevitable disruption?

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Setting goals for 2022 ensures focus, by Stewart Russell
News - 2021-12-16

Setting goals for 2022 ensures focus, by Stewart Russell

Over the last two years all businesses have had to change, flex and adapt to survive the ever-changing Covid environment. In Stewart's article he discusses the year that has been, and the importance of setting and monitoring goals.

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Employee holiday entitlements and payments, by Rhonda Roberts & Nicki Hepi
News - 2021-12-02

Employee holiday entitlements and payments, by Rhonda Roberts & Nicki Hepi

It's that time of the year when we receive queries regarding employee holiday entitlements and payments.  In this article Rhonda and Nicki explain more.

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The IRD Christmas Grinch, by Dale Adamson
News - 2021-11-18

The IRD Christmas Grinch, by Dale Adamson

Although many businesses may not feel in a particularly festive or generous mood due to the impact of Covid, Christmas is fast approaching. Depending on your circumstances you may still be considering some sort of Christmas function, staff bonuses and employee or client gifts. These expenses are subject to either the entertainment or Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT) rules i.e. the IRD Grinch wants his share. This article covers the treatment of some typical costs over this period.

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News - 2021-10-21

IRD are closing down!! by Sharon Olsen & Stewart Russell

Before you get too excited, they are only closing for a week. 

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News - 2021-10-06

What's your WHY? by Michael Jackson, PKF New Zealand

WHY are you in business? We don’t mean about making money (that’s a result of being in business). Why does your business exist? What’s your purpose, cause, or beliefs behind what you are doing? It’s the thing that motivates you to get out of bed in the morning and the very reason your business exists.

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News - 2021-09-23

Setting up a new business, by Dale Adamson

COVID 19 has forced businesses and individuals alike to reconsider what they are doing.  Some people setting themselves up in business for the first time.  If you are thinking about going out on your own this article gives you some things to consider.

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News - 2021-09-09

Buy local, by Stewart Russell

Some businesses are struggling with the latest lockdown levels.  Stewart's article reminds us of the benefits of shopping locally.

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News - 2021-08-12

Like any trading cryptocurrency attracts tax, by Kayla Dean

Cryptocurrency comes in many forms but it is, simply, a digital form of value.  One of the better-known currencies is Bitcoin. Find out more....

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News - 2021-07-29

All about sick leave, by Dale Adamson

With effect from 24 July 2021, the minimum entitlement for sick leave increased from 5 to 10 days per annum.  Find out more 

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