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News - 2020-09-24
Tax relief and incentives introduced to help fight COVID, by Stewart Russell
In this article Stewart reminds us about some of the COVD tax relief and incentives that have been introduced to try and stimulate economic activity.Read more
News - 2020-09-10
Income protection for business owners, by Jordan Jujnovich, Finsol Northland
Throughout lockdown, and the various levels of Covid interruption, business owners and the self-employed have been fortunate to have government support while they have been unable to work. For many self-employed people the subsidies have, if anything, made them see the importance of income protection and/or key person cover, to help cover lost income and revenue should they be unable to work due to illness, accident or injury.
In this article Jordan looks at the two types of income protection available to business owners.
News - 2020-08-27
Paying the right amount of tax?, by Stewart Russell
Secondary tax shouldn't be a primary concern. In this article Stewart explains how secondary tax doesn't cost you any more than ordinary income tax.Read more
News - 2020-08-13
GST - To register or not to register - that is the question, by Stewart Russell
Whether to register for GST or not is a common question asked by people when starting up or acquiring a new business. Find out the answers in Stewart's articleRead more
News - 2020-07-30
Rental loss law change could lead to surprises, by Dale Adamson
Ring fencing of losses for residential rental properties, aimed at ending landlord's ability to offset rental losses against other income, was enacted into law in June 2019.
Dale explains what this means for rental property owners in this article.
News - 2020-07-16
ACC CoverPlus Extra, by Jordan Jujnovich, Finsol Northland
If you own a business or work for yourself ACC's CoverPlus Extra may be the best option for you. Read more about it in this articleRead more
News - 2020-06-25
COVID-19 economic challenges ahead, by Stewart Russell
Fingers crossed, we are through the worst of the direct health issues surrounding COVID-19, however the economic consequences are only just beginning.Read more
News - 2020-06-11
2020 Livestock values for tax purposes, by Dale Adamson
There are two main methods of valuing livestock on hand at year end for tax purposes. In this article Dale explains what the two methods are and how they work.Read more
News - 2020-05-28
Hospitality - when the music stops, by Chris McCullagh PKF NZ
The hospitality industry is usually a good barometer of economic change; in times of prosperity, the champagne flows, but it is also one of the first industries to feel the pinch when the market turns south.Read more
News - 2020-05-28
Government Small Business Loans Closing 12 June - Act Now!
If your business qualified for the initial COVID 19 wage subsidy you will most likely qualify for the Government’s small business loan. Find out more hereRead more