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Office Closed for Christmas/New Year

Our offices will be closed.  If there is anything urgent please email us on brian@bsca.co.nz or leave a message on the phone as we will check them periodically during this time. We hope that 2017 was a great year and wish you all the best for...

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Accommodation Allowances

In today’s fast changing commercial environment, it is common for employers to provide board or accommodation to employees, and move staff to new locations based on the needs of the business. This can occur when permanently moving an employee to...

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Team Development

Business owners and managers are often focused on a company’s financial performance, return on investment and other monetary indicators of business success. Intangible investment in human capital can commonly be overlooked as it can be difficult...

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Voluntary Disclosures (Traddies)

Traddies have been under the watchful eye of Inland Revenue (IRD) for the last few years since being identified as a cash-dominated industry in 2012. A media campaign has recently been launched to warn tradespeople that doing ‘cash jobs’ may...

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Holding Gold

Can an investment in gold bullion create a tax liability? Inland Revenue (IRD) has recently released a statement on this specific point. IRD consider that gold bullion purchased as an investment has been acquired with the purpose of eventual...

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Budget 2017

Budget 2017

Budget 2017 presented a broad range of small yet smart changes that target working families and low income earners. From a tax perspective, the key changes are predominantly to the income tax thresholds, working for families’ package and the...

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The Business of Immigration

The Business of Immigration

New Zealand’s immigration system is currently undergoing a significant overhaul, which is sure to impact many local businesses. Following the changes to Investor Category visas announced in December 2016, further changes are also proposed to the...

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Limited Partnerships

Limited Partnerships

Limited Partnerships Initially envisioned to be the preferred investment vehicle for foreign venture capital investors, the Limited Partnership (LP) was brought to life in NZ with the enactment of the Limited Partnerships Act 2008. LPs have now...

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Tax planning before 1 April 2018

Tax planning before 1 April 2018

For most taxpayers, 31 March represents the end of the financial year. In the lead up to ‘year-end’ there are a number of actions that business owners may want to take to avoid missing the boat on simple tax planning opportunities. Trading stock...

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