Month: November 2019


Going the Distance for Oxfam

Hayes Knight team member Vanessa Graham will be taking part in the Oxfam 100km Trailwalker in March 2020, an event where teams of four start, stay and finish together, walking across 100km of breath-taking Whakatāne terrain. A key feature of the event is that it’s not a relay. As a team, they will support each […]

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SHOULD YOU USE TAX POOLING?

Yes, we certainly think so. It is Inland Revenue approved and has been around since 2003. In a nutshell, instead of taxpayers paying their provisional tax payment to the Inland Revenue, they deposit their provisional tax payment with a tax pooling intermediary who then deposits that payment into a tax pooling account with Inland Revenue. […]

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A delicate balancing act

By Hayes Knight – 9 November 2017 Rapid growth sounds like a good problem to have, but it can take a good business down if not managed right. Walking that fine line between explosive growth and chaos requires balance. As Katie and Andrew Phillipps have found while building their childcare company Provincial Childcare Holding Ltd, […]

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Countdown to Tokyo

After overcoming myocarditis and a torn pec tendon in 2018, our sponsored athlete, Jacko Gill, has had a fantastic 2019. Jacko’s 2019 season started with a new Personal Best in the Czech Republic competition which saw him qualify for the Tokyo Olympics in August 2020. Jacko continued to improve in all of his five European […]

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Paying IRD by cheque – The screws are tightened

For some time Inland Revenue and other Government organisations have been pondering changing how their customers can make payment.  Specifically, whether you will be able to make payment using a cheque.  There has been some reluctance for Government departments to be seen as the “first cab off the rank” in proceeding with this change.  Recently however Kiwibank has announced it will be going cheque free from 28 February […]

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Time to hang up the boots?

There will come a time with most business owners when the drive for running their business diminishes and is replaced by dreams of cruises around the Greek Islands. However, what many people want to know is how to make sure you get the most out of the business that you have spent years building. There […]

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