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Are You a Real Estate Agent?

Friday, March 5th, 2021

If the answer is “yes”, then you should know the IRD may be interested in the expenses that you are claiming. The IRD have identified that Real Estate Salespersons / Agents are claiming a high level of expenses relative to their income. You are required to maintain a logbook and /or keep other business records…

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Payroll Updates 2021 – are you ready?

Friday, March 5th, 2021

We have the latest changes regarding Payroll all effective 1 April 2021 here:   Minimum Wage Increase Minimum adult wage $18.90 to $20.00 Training Wage $15.12 to $16.00   New Top tier tax rate Income over $180,000 has a new tax rate of 39%, applies to M, M SL, ME, ME SL tax codes  …

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Mileage Rates

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

Using the Tier One and Tier Two rates The Tier One rate is a combination of your vehicle’s fixed and running costs. Use the Tier One rate for the business portion of the first 14,000 kilometres travelled by the vehicle in a year. This includes private use travel. The Tier Two rate is for running…

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Christmas Shut Down

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

We will be closed from 12pm Wednesday 23rd December 2020 re-opening on Wednesday 13th January 2021. After hours contacts as follows: Angela Clark: 021 715 383 David Steele: 021 755 616 Paul Wilson: 021 273 1694 Hollie West: 021 755 816   Have a safe and merry Christmas from all of us at DPA.

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Xero Improves the Starter Package

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

Xero has made some great changes to their Starter package and it could be of benefit to  those that are currently using Cashbook but looking for something a little extra OR those that are on the more expensive Standard package. Pricing is $27.50 + GST per month – unsure if this will suit your needs? …

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