Category: Hayes Knight


Year End Checklist

By Hayes Knight – 13 March 2018 Want to reduce your tax bill? With a new financial year about to start for 31 March balance date businesses, now is the time to start planning for year-end. The checklist below will help guide you through the year-end process and show you how to maximise your tax […]

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Hayes Knight sponsor Newmarket Business Awards

By Brendon Cutler – 17 May 2018 Congratulations to all finalists announced for this year’s Newmarket Business Awards. Hayes Knight is a proud sponsor of the Business Awards. Good luck to all finalists! ‘Retailer of the Year’ Finalists sponsored by Hayes Knight Michael Holmes Premium Eyewear Superette The Snowcentre Wine Cave New Zealand This year’s independent […]

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Newmarket Business Awards Finalists

By Brendon Cutler – 6 June 2017 Congratulations to all finalists announced for this year’s Newmarket Business Awards. Hayes Knight is a proud sponsor of the Business Awards. Good luck to all finalists! ‘Retailer of the Year’ Finalists sponsored by Hayes Knight Flo & Frankie Michael Holmes Premium Eyewear Scarpa Shoes Superette This year’s independent […]

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Jacko Gill and Hayes Knight

By Shelley-ann Brinkley – 9 November 2016 What do chillies, Olympics and business have in common? Jacko Gill! He loves growing chillies and throwing a shot put as far as he can. He takes an unorthodox approach to his training, has emerged into the senior ranks of athletics as the most talented junior shot putter […]

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2015 Hayes Knight Sporting Acknowledgement Awards

By Brendon Cutler – 2 December 2015 Congratulations to all 13 winners of the Hayes Knight Sporting Acknowledgement Awards at the recent Harbour Sports Excellence Awards. The black tie event was held on Friday 6 November 2015 at the Bruce Mason Centre in Takapuna.  The event celebrates the success of sport in the Harbour region […]

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Budget 2015

On a day when John Campbell announces his resignation from TV3 and Dean Barker announces he has joined a Japanese Americas Cup Team, the Government announces its 2015 Budget. Some may say these announcements provided more excitement than the Budget. You be the judge. Budget Highlights for Tax The key tax proposals outlined in the […]

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The importance of Shareholders Agreements

|Business Advisory Services|Tax Advisors|the importance of Shareholders Agreements By Tristan Dean – 22 October 2014 When anyone is buying into an existing company, or setting up a new company with colleagues, friends or even family, it is essential to document how the relationship is going to work and set ground rules for what happens in […]

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I’ve seen the future…and I like it!

Over the next few years annual financial reporting is changing for charities and not-for-profit entities in New Zealand. This means different requirements, and given that change is generally painful at first; will it be worth it? And what result can we expect for most? Sometimes in life we are lucky enough to get sneak previews […]

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Inland Revenue changes position on deductibility of business travel

By Shelley-ann Brinkley – 15 August 2014 Inland Revenue has issued a Questions we’ve been asked (13/05) which updates its view on the deductibility of a companion’s travel expenses. The document replaces previous publications on the issue and applies for the 2014 and subsequent income years. Historically, common practice has been to treat a portion […]

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Greenpeace’s legal win – What it means for NZ Charities

On 6 August 2014 after 4 years of legal battles New Zealand’s Supreme Court has ruled in favour of Greenpeace being potentially able to register as a charity, and that a political purpose is not an automatic barrier to being considered a charitable purpose. Our country’s highest court has overruled the previous Court of Appeal […]

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