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Overseas Travel Expenses

Overseas Travel Expenses

Monday, 25th February 2019
If you are travelling overseas on business — especially if you’re also taking a holiday at the same time you need to keep detailed records. If you are away on business but ...
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Employment Records

Employment Records

Monday, 17th December 2018
As an employer, you must keep accurate wage and time, holiday and leave records. In particular, you must be able to show that you’ve correctly given your employees all minimum ...
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Break Even Analysis

Break Even Analysis

Tuesday, 17th July 2018
Break Even Analysis In our October 2017 Newsletter we discussed calculations of break even analysis when purchasing a new asset. Break even analysis can also be used when ...
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Residential Property Rental Losses

Residential Property Rental Losses

Tuesday, 27th November 2018
From the 1 April 2019 Inland Revenue is intending to ring fence losses from residential rental properties. Simply put any losses from residential rent will now only be ...
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Newsletters

CLIENT NEWSLETTER SEPTEMBER 2019
  • Use of Money Interest
  • NZ PIR & RWT Rates
  • Cashflow is King
  • Overdrawn Shareholder Current Accounts
  • Kilometre Rate Update
  • Increase of IRD Interest Rate on Underpaid Tax
  • Book Review and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER JUNE 2019
  • New Domestic Violence Protection Act
  • Investment Strategy
  • Provisional Tax
  • Tax Rates
  • Tips & Tricks - Basic Calculations
  • Tax Payments & Refunds
  • Book Review and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER MARCH 2019
  • New Minimum Wage
  • Overpayment of ACC
  • Common GST and Tax Payment Errors
  • Capital Gains
  • Changes to PTS
  • Important Tax Dates
  • Book Review and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 2018
  • Payday Filing
  • Overseas Travel Expenses
  • Calculating motor vehicle kilometre rate
  • Employment Records
  • Important Tax Dates
  • Book Review and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER SEPTEMBER 2018
  • Tax Working Group
  • Ring Fencing of Rental Losses
  • Bank Financing
  • Monitoring Your Business
  • The Cost of Holiday Pay
  • MYOB Classic Support Ending and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER JUNE 2018
  • IRD focus on Cash Jobs
  • Parental Leave
  • Employer Changes
  • Online Accounting Software Clients
  • Trustee Obligations
  • Personal Tax Considerations and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER MARCH 2018
  • Travel vs Entertainment
  • Break Even Analysis
  • AIM Accounting Method
  • Valid Tax Invoices
  • Important Tax Dates
  • Brightline Test and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 2017
  • Taxes on Accommodation
  • Planning
  • How is your business organised?
  • Customer Service - Words of Wisdom
  • Important Tax Dates
  • Book Reviews and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 2017
  • Company Vehicles & Latest FBT Changes
  • Asset Purchases - Will it stack up?
  • Loans to Family Members
  • Customer Service - Words of Wisdom
  • Important Tax Dates
  • Book Reviews and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER JUNE 2017
  • Budget Update 2017
  • New Email Scam
  • The Changing Face of IRD, Tax & GST
  • Online Accounting Systems - Bank Balance Correct?
  • Updated Mileage Rates
  • Wheel of Life and more...
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER MARCH 2017
  • Tax Changes
  • 10 Years of Information
  • ACC - Some Reminders
  • Year End Information
  • Important Tax Dates
  • Change to Minimum Wage
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER DEC 2016
  • GST De-Registration
  • Residential Property Tax
  • Annual Leave
  • Manage Business Risk
  • Important Tax Dates
  • GST Returns & Tax Payments
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER OCT 2016
  • Residential Property Update
  • Business Growth & Cashflow
  • The Cash Economy
  • Personal Insurances
  • New Lending Restrictions
  • Employers Record Keeping
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER JUNE 2016
  • Tax Proposals
  • Rental Property Costs
  • Audit Shield
  • Monitoring Your Business
  • Having a Money Plan
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER MARCH 2016
  • Minimum Wage Increase
  • Imputation Credits - An Explanation
  • Overseas Income
  • Employment Law Changes
  • Plan The Year Ahead
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 2015
  • ACC - Are you paying too much?
  • From the IRD - Undeclared Cash Jobs
  • Important Tax Dates
  • The Year in Review
  • Health & Safety Reforms
 
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CLIENT NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 2015
  • Residential Property Update
  • Mileage Rate Change
  • Cyber Bullying & Digital Harassment
  • Mark Up vs. Gross Profit
  • Employer Obligations
 
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July 2015
  • Are you a Company Director?
  • Use of Money Interest Rate Changes
  • Fair Trading Act
  • Are you in charge?
  • Budget Update
 
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March 2015
  • End of Financial Year
  • Employment Agreements - Do you meet the legal requirements?
  • Depreciation - How much can I claim?
  • Farm Accommodation Allowance
  • How is business tracking?
 
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December 2014
  • GST Reminders
  • The Fraud Triangle
  • Annual Leave Calculations
  • Purchasing Equipment ex Bank Funds
  • Solving IRD Problems
 
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October 2014
  • FBT Reimbursement
  • Health & Safety Reforms
  • Time Management
  • Cheque Payments to IRD
 
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June 14
  • Computer Scams
  • Investment Property Expenses
  • GST on Second Hand Goods
  • More Words of Wisdom
  • Donation Rebates
 
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March 2014
  • Valuation of Stock
  • Bad Debts
  • Financial Reporting (Companies)
  • Employee Allowances
  • Credit Card Debt
  • Minimum Wage Update
 
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December 2013
  • Latest IRD Focus
  • Business Analysis
  • Lending Money to Family?
  • Calculating Discounts
  • Employment Update
 
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September 2013
  • IRD Refunds
  • Reducing FBT Calculations
  • Interest Times Cover Ratio
  • The 80/20 (Pareto) Principle
 
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"We have complete faith in David and the team at DB Chartered Accountants.

There is never a time when we have not been able to contact them with a query, whether accountancy, business or more personal matters.

They are perfectionists in everything they do and never make you feel inadequate. I am sure it must be company policy to ensure we, the clients, completely understand.

This is an awesome team and I have complete confidence in them, and no hesitation in recommending them."

 
Jennie Gallagher
WILLIAMS SALVAGE SERVICES LTD
 
 
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