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Who Will Own Your Next Investment?

Taken from Wakefield Lawyers - wakefieldslaw.com

Purchasing an investment property is an exciting time regardless of if it’s your first or fifth...

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Reminder: Minimum wage has changed

On 1 April 2018, the minimum wage rate rose 75c to $16.50 an hour before tax.  If you pay your workers minimum wage, you should have already updated...

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Change to paid parental leave: What it means for your business

From 1 July 2018, the number of weeks a parent can get government-funded parental leave payments increases from 18 weeks to 22 weeks.

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Payday Filing

Employers with combined deductions of $50,000 or more per year will be obligated to file details of PAYE online as from 1 April 2019.

Smaller...

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GST on Low Value Imports

Main points of proposed change are:

  • Overseas supplier to register if sales to NZ consumers (i.e. not business to business sales) expected to exceed...
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Ring Fencing Rental Losses

On 29 March 2018, Inland Revenue released the officials’ issues paper on the subject of ring fencing rental losses. These are the main proposals:- ...

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Crypto Currencies

Inland Revenue is considering a range of issues related to cryptocurrencies. Their thought is cryptocurrencies are property and not currency....

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Use of Home for Business

You may recall there are now two ways of claiming the cost of the business portion of premises used partly for business and partly private.  You will...

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Mileage Rates - New Rules

Update - The following are the rates per kilometre that will apply for the 2017/18 income year:- 

First 14,000kmsAfter 14,000kms
Petrol or Diesel76...
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ACC - Creating Healthier & Safer Workplaces Together

People are your business’s most valuable asset. ACC are proposing some new, enhanced products they believe will help lead to healthier and safer...

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Are you prepared?

You are probably aware that the lower North Island and top of the South was hit by the Kaikoura earthquake on 14 November 2016.

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2018 Tax Year Questionnaire

Please use this questionnaire to accompany your accounting files

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