Selling a Business

Selling a business

What you should consider when you want to exit If you are looking to exit your business or have a future intention to do so, you need a plan to get the business ready for sale. When you sell, you want your business to have as much inherent value as possible […]

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Buying a Business

Buying a business planning

Key points to consider when buying a business Buying an existing business can be a great way to get started as a business owner, or to expand operations if you are already running a business successfully. We have recently seen a lot of activity with people buying a business even in […]

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An overview of the new Trusts Act 2019

Trusts Act update 2019

An overview of the new Trusts Act 2019 For those of you with trusts, you may recall we’ve talked about the new Trust Act which will come into effect on 30 January 2021.  As Accountants, we have now received further guidance and application of the new Act so we can have […]

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The difference between Restructuring and Redundancy

In the current economic climate, your business may be exploring cost-saving options, including reorganising or downsizing your workforce. If you are looking at restructuring and the possibility of redundancies, you need to understand the difference between the two, as they often get mistaken for the same thing. Getting either wrong could […]

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Mandatory contact tracing for NZ businesses

Protect your customers and staff with contact tracing. NZ COVID Tracer QR code posters are free to create and are mandatory from 12pm on Wednesday 19 August, for businesses and service providers under Alert Level 2 and 3. In order to help prevent the spread of Covid 19 in New Zealand, […]

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The Resurgence Wage Subsidy

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The Government announced on 17 August 2020 a new round of the wage subsidy, in response to current lockdown restrictions. The Resurgence Wage Subsidy is a 2-week payment. Businesses will need to show a 40% drop during a period of at least 14 days between 12 August and 10 September 2020, […]

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The Fundamentals of a Business Budget

A business budget is one of the essential tools in managing your business finances and actively building your business. A budget shows what you plan to do with your cash over the next year. For a complete picture of your business health, you need to review the profit and loss statement, […]

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Xero Assistance Programme

Xero XAP programme

Hi. We know that business owners are doing it tough at the moment, and so are their families and employees.   You might be worrying about finances, or your business and your staff. Late last year in response to the results of the 2019 Small Business Wellbeing Report, Xero extended the Xero Assistance […]

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