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Further measures to support businesses
COVID-19 - 2020-04-07

Further measures to support businesses

The Government will be introducing legislation to make changes to the Companies Act to help companies facing insolvency due to COVID-19 to remain viable and keep New Zealanders in jobs.

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Guide for Creating Your Business Continuity Plan
COVID-19 - 2020-03-25

Guide for Creating Your Business Continuity Plan

The impacts of Covid-19 on health and business are evolving fast. Currently, we are prioritising helping our clients who have the greatest need. So, if you need urgent help, please get in touch.

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Keeping your cashflow strong in tough times
COVID-19 - 2020-03-25

Keeping your cashflow strong in tough times

Small businesses are particularly vulnerable in tough economic times. When sales are slow, there are still overheads and salaries that need to be sorted. Pre-planning and being proactive can help you weather tighter economic periods and allow you to continue to thrive.

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Government announces $12.1b support package in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
COVID-19 - 2020-03-18

Government announces $12.1b support package in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Labour-led government has outlined a ‘once in a lifetime’ support and economic stimulus package to address the unrivalled impacts of COVID-19 on New Zealand.

This is an evolving situation that will undoubtedly change the world as we know it. The $12.1b package - representing 4.1% of this country’s GDP - aims to alleviate some of the pain New Zealand’s businesses and individuals are feeling.

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COVID-19 - 2020-03-17

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

As you will be aware on the 11th March the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared COVID-19 (Corona virus) a pandemic.

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Articles - 2020-03-13

Child support bill introduced

The Child Support Amendment Bill was introduced to Parliament today.

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Articles - 2020-03-03

Northland drought & coronavirus

As you are aware our region is currently facing some tough times with impacts from the drought and coronavirus.

The Inland Revenue are working with other agencies and together they want to get information to our communities.

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Articles - 2020-02-28

Would I make more money if I was a contractor

There are differences between a contractor and an employee. A contractor can choose what work to do, how to do it and where to work from. This is at their discretion and outlined in their “Contract for Services”.

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Articles - 2020-02-20

New Scam Alert

There is currently a new IRD scam email circulating

  • Not from an Inland Revenue email address
  • No personalised greeting
  • Includes a specific dollar amount of refund
  • Includes a bogus IRD number
  • The link points to a non-Inland Revenue address
  • Strangely worded – says it is an income tax update but then

talks about GST returns and refunds
If you ever have a suspicious looking email please send it to either us at paihia@pkfboi.nz or the IRD at phishing@ird.govt.nz

Check that latest scams on the IRD website https://www.ird.govt.nz/topics/scams/latest-scams

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