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Chartered Accountants

We offer a wide range of accounting services and strive to put it in a language you understand as it’s not only important for us to understand your business but for you, the client, to understand your company’s financial structure to grow your business.

We have a range of taxation, compliance and financial services available, our pro-active approach ensures we maximise every possible advantage for our clients.

We provide a complete service in all of the following areas:

  • Preparation of personal, business and trust income tax returns and advice on tax payments
  • GST / FBT / ACC / PAYE obligations
  • Advice on and implementation of tax effective structures that provide for asset protection
  • Management of any IRD audits or disputes
  • Company Secretary – meeting all requirements of the Companies Act 1993
  • Cashflow forecasting and budgeting
  • Employer advice
  • Trust administration


Let’s Team Up


We have a dedicated farming team that understand the ever changing environment that farmers have to contend with, therefore we not only assist our clients with their specific accounting needs but their all important budgeting.

Our staff have an in-depth knowledge of the rural sector with many of them hailing from farming backgrounds themselves.



Paul Wilson has over 25 years experience in dealing with clients within the forestry industry.  His knowledge and experience with tendering and financing are key attributes which are sought after by these types of clients.

His team are skilled in dealing with the, at times, erratic cashflow that these businesses have to contend with as well as the all important forecasting between jobs.

Maori Trusts

Angela Clark has over 30 years of experience and knowledge of Maori Trusts and is ably assisted by a team of competent and trustworthy employees.

DPA is able to offer the various services relating to the following subjects to meet the Trust’s specific objectives:

  • Meetings / Advice
  • Financial accounts
  • Taxation
  • Office Procedures
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
  • MACA
  • Grants
  • Maori Land Court Te Turi Whenua Act
  • Owners
  • Unclaimed Dividends
  • Communication with Owners

Confidentiality is key and is of the utmost importance. We understand that every Maori Trust is unique in the running of their operations and DPA will work with the Trustees to ensure all of the Trust’s objectives are met whilst holding close to its values.


DPA are always looking at new software solutions that will assist our clients.  If you have any queries as to what would benefit your business we can help you make the decision that best suits your needs.

Our team are able to work with whatever accounting software you are currently using.  Below are some of the most popular software solutions:

Xero - Platinum Partner

Use Xero accounting software to manage invoicing, bank reconciliation, bookkeeping & more.

Workflow Max

A product that integrates with Xero offering all-in-one workflow. 5000+ service businesses trust WorkflowMax for quotes, time sheets, job management, invoices and more.

Payroll Solutions

There are a lot of great Payroll solutions out there, ask us which one would best suit your business.

Reckon Accounts

Business & Personal Accounting Software for Desktop, Online & The Cloud. Previously known as Quickbooks.


With Hubdoc, you can automatically import all your financial documents & export them into data you can use.

Cashmanager Rural

New Zealand's leading farm management software Cashmanager RURAL available by desktop or online.

Accomplish CashManager

Accomplish CashManager helps you focus on what you love doing – accounting shouldn't get in the way.


MYOB is New Zealand's most trusted provider of accounting software & payroll solutions for Kiwi businesses.


Easy performance reporting Sharesight automatically calculates the performance of your total portfolio and each share.


Whether you've got just one warehouse, or dozens, Unleashed Software delivers enterprise-level inventory management for your business at the right price, on any device, anywhere in the world.


Figured is a complete livestock, dairy and crop budgeting, production tracking, and forecasting tool that gives you accurate data in one place, in real time.


Our receipt app helps clients stay up to date with one tap. Just snap the receipt, and we extract the data. All you need to do is review and publish to your software.

Spotlight Reporting

Integrated reporting and forecasting that allows you to create insights to inform better business outcomes.


We currently have packages available to choose from to suit the needs of your business.  All of these packages include a Xero subscription.  Paying per month is an easy way to manage your accounting fees.

Payroll add-on is available at an additional cost – contact us for more details.

Think you need more? Give us a call and we can tailor a package to suit your needs.

* excludes training on use of software packages.


If your bookwork is keeping you from focussing on the running and success of your business, you could benefit from a bookkeeper.  You decide what services you require and we make it happen.

We are members of the New Zealand Bookkeepers Association and can assist you in the following areas:


  • Invoicing
  • Filing
  • Monthly Statements
  • Payment Processing


  • Invoicing
  • Filing
  • Reconciling Statements
  • Payment Processing

Bank Reconciliations:

  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Cash flow monitoring
  • Funds transfers


  • Calculation of pay
  • Record keeping for all types of leave, annual, sick bereavement, study etc
  • Simple employment agreements complying with all correct legislation
  • PAYE and Wages – calculation and payment processing
  • Kiwisaver

Bookwork Catch Up / Cover:

  • Behind in any of the above? We can catch you up or cover for you whilst you are away.

Software packages available include XERO, MYOB, MYOB payroll, IMS Payroll, Smart Payroll.

Our accounting team can also help with your financial reporting and GST requirements.