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Insight, news and updates from Alliott NZ Chartered Accountants, Auckland New Zealand. The views expressed here are the views of the author and should be discussed in further detail should an article be relevant to your individual circumstances.

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“Just be honest mate and pay your tax,” say tradies

Written by Greg Millar on September 30th, 2015.      0 comments

we understand tradies-980Survey of Auckland tradespeople shows an Inland Revenue campaign highlighting cash jobs has hit home, with four in five believing they’ll get caught if they cheat on their taxes.

The survey of nearly 420 tradies shows that the message that doing under-the-table jobs is a tax crime is getting through.

#helpingyoutradebetter

 

Investing your money: Is it time to send your money on an OE?

Written by David Burt - Investment Specialist on September 16th, 2014.      0 comments

Visualise a $2 coin sitting on a table. This represents the size of the share market in New Zealand.

Now compare that to an enormous pile of $2 coins on the same table. It reaches all the way to the ceiling and through the hole it’s made in it. This represents the rest of the world’s share markets.

The big pile is impossible to ignore.
 

Investing your money: Surf where the waves are big?

Written by David Burt - Investment Specialist on July 8th, 2014.      0 comments

Clients often ask me where in the world they should invest and the saying “Surf where the waves are big” sometimes springs to mind. If you want a big reward, you need to be where the action is.

So where is the investment action right now?  Where should you start to look?