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Make Your Financial New Year’s Resolution Cutting The Credit Card

Wednesday, 29 December 2021, 6:11 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

While kiwis are committing to get fit and feel great by cutting the booze, the smokes and the kilos, Chartered Accountants ANZ is also recommending cutting the credit card. 2022 offers a fresh start in so many ways and CA ANZ is recommending they use ... More >>

Moves To Address Auditor Shortage Will Maintain Trust In New Zealand Inc

Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 1:04 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand welcomes the Government’s decision to address the domestic auditor shortage, saying it comes not a moment too soon for maintaining trust in New Zealand’s capital markets, public institutions, and the ... More >>

Accountants Tell Select Committee To Keep It Simple

Tuesday, 30 November 2021, 11:53 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) took members of the Finance and Expenditure Committee on a deep dive into the complexities of the Taxation ‘Remedial Matters’ Bill on Monday, which served to back up the peak accounting body’s over-arching ... More >>

AU & NZ Leaders: Climate Change A Collective Challenge That Requires A Collective Response

Friday, 26 November 2021, 2:14 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Over 1,300 chartered accountants were joined by business, government, academia and governance leaders for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand’s (CA ANZ) Navigating climate risks and opportunities online event, and while the discussion ... More >>

Survey Indicates Property Market Cooling Due To Confusion

Friday, 26 November 2021, 10:05 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

A survey of chartered accountants and tax agents has revealed that incoming legislation intended to help cool New Zealand’s over-heated housing market is already having a major effect on investors – but largely because of confusion and lack of detail ... More >>

New Survey Shows Inland Revenue Helpful, But Hindered

Wednesday, 24 November 2021, 3:57 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Helpful, but hindered is the overarching finding in a new survey digging into public practice accountants’ experiences with Inland Revenue (IR). Conducted by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Tax Management New Zealand, the survey ... More >>

Chartered Accountants Named Women Of Influence Finalists

Sunday, 31 October 2021, 6:03 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) is celebrating the finalists of the 2021 Women of Influence Awards including two Chartered Accountants and those in the CA ANZ sponsored Diversity Category . The Women of Influence Awards celebrate ... More >>

Fringe Benefit Tax Fix A Win For Employers

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 12:06 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand is praising the Government’s decision to implement a solution proposed by the peak accounting body that will make it easier for employers to meet their Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT) obligations. In March, CA ANZ ... More >>

New Zealand Retail Investors Want Climate Clarity

Monday, 13 September 2021, 10:10 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

More than four in every five (81%) retail investors think climate related information is important to their investment decision making, with half saying companies have a responsibility to address climate change. That’s the findings according to the ... More >>

New Bill seeks to disarm bright-line traps

Thursday, 9 September 2021, 3:53 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand is welcoming the intent of a Bill responding to the peak membership body’s warning of bright-line traps for nomadic homeowners , but says that some pitfalls still remain. Under the current rules, ‘main-home ... More >>

Working from home tax extension comes not a moment too soon

Monday, 30 August 2021, 10:22 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand is welcoming the extension of working from home tax changes but says the latest Covid lockdown shows New Zealand needs permanent tax policy around working from home as our new way of working is here to ... More >>

New Zealand Investors Confident Despite Latest Covid Scare, New Survey Shows

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 3:38 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

While the New Zealand-Australia travel bubble endured an immediate pause, over eight in ten investors remained confident in New Zealand’s capital markets, and are increasingly positive about international markets, new survey findings released today by Chartered ... More >>

“Stark Choice” On FBT Confronts Businesses In Wake Of 39% Tax Rate

Monday, 22 March 2021, 9:57 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

The new 39 percent top personal tax rate coming into effect on 1 April will result in many Kiwi businesses paying more Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT) than they need to, says Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ). “Businesses will be confronted ... More >>

Get Help Before Dropping Off Insolvency Cliff

Thursday, 3 September 2020, 12:55 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Key points: Some businesses that would have closed their doors under normal circumstances are hanging on thanks to COVID measures. These businesses should get financial advice immediately or risk a bigger crash when the support measures end A new insolvency ... More >>

COVID-19 Fails To Knock Kiwi Investor Confidence, But More Disclosure Wanted

Monday, 6 July 2020, 10:15 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Three months of COVID-19 lockdown and investment turmoil has done little to knock confidence in New Zealand capital markets and listed companies with overall investor sentiment very similar to 2019, an investor survey held in mid June shows. However, ... More >>

Poll: Kiwis Say ‘Yes Please’ To Helicopter Money As They Worry About Future

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 4:47 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

A pre-Budget poll shows the majority of Kiwis favour ‘helicopter money’ – direct cash payments to all – with many fearful or uncertain about their immediate futures. The annual Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) poll ... More >>

Next Week’s Budget – Time To Tighten Up Our COVID-19 Response

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 10:37 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants are calling on the Government to move on from the high-trust model of universal support for Kiwi businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The next phase must take a more targeted evidence-based approach. “Next week’s ... More >>

IR Eases Up WFH Tax Rules

Thursday, 30 April 2020, 12:53 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand has welcomed an Inland Revenue “temporary response” to the COVID-19 pandemic that helps employers contribute towards the out-of-pocket expenses of employees working from home. It also supported Inland Revenue’s ... More >>

COVID-19 Highlights The Importance Of Charity Communications Channels

Thursday, 23 April 2020, 1:25 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Charities which have won accolades for the transparency and excellence of information in their financial reports have highlighted the same qualities as they continue to work in a COVID-19 environment. Comprehensive Care, a not-for-profit Primary Health ... More >>

New Research: More Kiwis Get Money Advice At The BBQ Than From Financial Professionals

Friday, 6 March 2020, 7:44 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

New research released today has found that Kiwis are more likely to seek financial advice from family and friends around a barbecue or dinner table than seek the help of a professional adviser. Friends and family are seen as the most trustworthy source ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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