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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 >>

Worldwide Accounting Profession’s Call To Action On Climate Change

Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 10:05 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and CPA Australia have joined 13 of the world’s largest professional accounting organisations committing to a call to action in response to climate change. The organisations represent 2.5 million ... More >>

Chartered Accountants welcome climate financial disclosures

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 7:49 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Karen McWilliams, Business Reform Leader for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand today welcomed the Government’s consultation document on a new regime requiring companies to assess and report their climate-related financial risks. More >>

NZ set to dodge google tax bullet

Thursday, 10 October 2019, 11:24 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

The OECD secretariat’s preferred approach to tackle digital taxation for consultation is good news for New Zealand businesses with most, if not all, likely to avoid being directly caught in international tax changes designed to deal with digitalisation ... More >>

IR creates lose-lose for taxpayer

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 2:20 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Inland Revenue has created a favourable situation for itself, or from the taxpayers’ point of view a ‘lose-lose,’ with latest changes to its Use of Money Interest Rates, says John Cuthbertson, New Zealand Tax Leader for Chartered Accountants Australia ... More >>

“Ugly tax” targeting companies will sting Kiwis

Friday, 28 June 2019, 3:52 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

The proposed Digital Services Tax, touted by the Government as a way to ensure multinational companies pay their fair share of tax, will also ensnare large Kiwi businesses, along with their customers, warns Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ). ... More >>

Business is not totally left out of the Wellbeing Budget

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 2:47 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

The Wellbeing Budget was never going to be primarily about business, but businesses were not totally left out, said Peter Vial New Zealand Country Head of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. More >>

Praise for listening to feedback on CGT challenges

Wednesday, 17 April 2019, 5:05 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) today praised the Coalition Government for listening to feedback on the challenges of wide-ranging tax reforms and the importance of maintaining the integrity and simplicity of the tax system. More >>

International digital services tax – a Trojan horse for NZ?

Tuesday, 9 April 2019, 4:46 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

New Zealand’s largest accounting organisation, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, is calling on the Government to drop its plans for a go-it-alone digital services tax targeting multinationals. The international digital tax debate ... More >>

Experts defy falling public trust

Monday, 4 March 2019, 4:53 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

A new survey shows that while public trust in institutions may be falling, trust in experts remains high. More >>

TWG recommendations start of long process

Thursday, 21 February 2019, 2:29 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

The Tax Working Group today gave the Government a clear indication that a lot more work needs to be done in designing and implementing a Capital Gains Tax, said Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Tax Leader John Cuthbertson. More >>

Time to introduce new tax legislation will be tight

Thursday, 7 February 2019, 12:58 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

New Zealand’s largest accounting group says the Government’s tight timeframe to get a broad capital gains tax ready – as promised – to take on the 2020 election campaign trail is “an accident waiting to happen. More >>

CA ANZ partners with leading innovation hubs

Monday, 29 October 2018, 2:11 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Today Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) unveils its plan to align with some of Australasia’s leading innovation communities, The Icehouse, Fishburners and Stone & Chalk, as part of its strategy to strengthen the accounting ... More >>

Taxpayer interactions set to increase

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 10:01 am | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Overall satisfaction with Inland Revenue interactions among Chartered Accountants has fallen 6 percent on last year and now sits at its lowest since 2011, the latest satisfaction with IR survey released today [24 October] reveals. More >>

Chartered Accountants concerned by potential impact of bill

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 3:37 pm | Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) fully supports the intent of new legislation opening the way to increase automation for taxpayers, but is concerned by a potential gap between policy intent and the day-to-day impact on Kiwi tax payers. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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