logochartered-accountants-Aucklandchartered-accountants-Auckland

Chartered Accountants

Trusted advisers of all tax compliance and annual accounting issues facing both individuals and small businesses.

Preparing your team for tough times

Posted on Dec 23, 2014 by editor

Managing people is difficult at the best of times, but when the going gets tough, it can be incredibly difficult to keep the ship together. This list details some actions you can take to prepare your team for tough times. 1. Develop a strong sense of company values: When all of your employees are on the same page, it will be easier for you to coordinate the right responses to difficult situations. 2. Build strong teams: Make sure that your employees are always collaborating with one another. Remember that the sum of everyone’s parts is more valuable than everyone’s individual […]

Keep Reading...

Strategies for improving employee motivation

Posted on Dec 23, 2014 by editor

Improving employee motivation may be one of the most effective things you can do to improve productivity in the workplace. Here are our top tips for getting the motivation ball rolling: 1. Offer career progression: If your employees feel that they have a future with your company, then they will be motivated to do a good job. If you are a small business that does not have space for promotions, then you can demonstrate the value of having various skills and responsibilities on resumes. 2. Recognise good work: Rewarding and recognising good work is a sure-fire way to improve motivation. […]

Keep Reading...

Marketing on LinkedIn

Posted on Dec 3, 2014 by editor

LinkedIn is the standout social media platform for B2B marketing. It is a great way to attract new business, network, and share interesting ideas. LinkedIn has a lot of features that you can use to your advantage. Here are a few tips for maximising the effectiveness of your LinkedIn marketing strategy: Make a company page: A lot of business owners only have a personal LinkedIn account. This is a big mistake. If you create a company page, it will help you to establish a presence on LinkedIn and will allow your employees to connect with customers more easily. Put some […]

Keep Reading...

Business presentation tips

Posted on Dec 3, 2014 by editor

Making a brilliant business presentation can be a game changer. A presentation that hits the perfect note can completely change the way an investor or potential partner sees your business. Here are some tips for pulling off a business presentation: -Establish your credentials: Discuss your skills, experience and passion early on in the presentation. It will make everything else that you say from this point on seem more legitimate. -Be clear about your goals: Have very specific goals that you are aiming to complete. These goals should be challenging, yet achievable, and you should be able to explain the steps […]

Keep Reading...

[testimonialswidget_widget refresh_interval=3]

Latest news

Business tax bill is now law

Posted on April 12, 2017 by BDS Hughes

The Taxation (Business Tax, Exchange of information, and Remedial Matters) Act 2017 received Royal assent on 21 February 2017. The new legislation focuses on changes to business taxation to make tax simpler. From 1 April 2017, the threshold for self-correction of errors under section 113A of the Tax Administration Act 1994 has increased from $500 to $1000; the use-of-money interest will be reduced or removed for the vast majority of business taxpayers; and most RWT exemption certificates can now be issued for more than one year. For the 2017-18 and later income years: The 63-day rule for employee remuneration has […]

send us a message or a question

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Upper Level, Watchdog House
21 Tamariki Ave, Orewa, Auckland

P: 09 426 2999 | F: 09 426 0812 | M: 021 790765
E: GARRY@BDSHUGHES.CO.NZ

[wpgmza id="1"]