Recently IRD announced their new eDocuments service which is coming soon. In the future, statements, notices and other correspondence from IRD will be available electronically in your myIR account.  These will be known as “eDocuments”. This means that correspondence, like statements for GST and employer deductions, will no longer be […]

IRD News – eDocuments Coming Soon

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  IRD have created a ‘To Do List’ of things employers must do in regard to Kiwisaver which says: All employers must: Offer KiwiSaver to all their employees who meet the rules Give all new employees a KS 3 information pack (factsheet and form) and existing employees if they ask […]

IRD News – Employer Kiwisaver Checklist has recently launched “Compliance Matters” – an online tool that makes business compliance requirements easy to find, understand and manage. Compliance Matters is aimed at small businesses. It shows what’s on offer from the main government agencies and puts it all in one place. is government’s first one-stop-shop […]

Compliance Matters

Why are we waiting? You’ve done the work or sold your product and issued your invoice, now you’re waiting…and waiting…and… waiting some more to get paid. Chasing Debtors is never a fun job, but there are a number of small things you can do to encourage your clients and customers […]

Tips for Getting Your Invoices Paid Faster

This post follows on from my post 9 ways to reduce your tax bill. Where I promised more details on the correct methods for calculating your vehicle expenses. It also follows on from the post Are you using the correct rates when claiming your vehicle expenses? Which provides the correct mileage rates for 2014. […]

Vehicle Expenses – 3 Ways to Get it Right

  “Two things in life are certain, death and taxes!” While most of us can’t avoid paying tax (legally anyway) there are things you can do to ensure you aren’t paying more than your fair share. Here’s a list of 9 things to help you reign in your tax bill. Hire […]

9 ways to reduce your tax bill

  So often as small businesses we try to do it all., not only are we performing the core functions of our businesses, the things our customers and clients pay us for, the things we are good at. We are also doing (often poorly) a whole host of other jobs […]

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