Tax time doesn’t have to be stressful

No one likes to think about tax. No one likes a call from the IRD. No one likes to pay more tax than they have to. These are universal truths that are unlikely to change. Here at WH Accounting & Advisory, we’re here to make tax time a breeze. That means you won’t have to worry about a stressful tax call or wonder if you’re paying too much tax.

Save money on tax

We’ve worked with hundreds of individuals and businesses over the years. During that time, we’ve learned a thing or two about business and about tax. Our tax specialists can help you save money on your tax bill through careful planning and preparation. We know it can be a major cost for you and we do our best to reduce it by getting you every deduction you deserve.

Stay compliant

As dedicated tax advisors, we’ll prepare and lodge your returns for you. We can help with individual, company and trust tax returns, so you don’t have to worry. We’ll also ensure you meet your GST, FBT and ACC obligations and provide our recommendations on the best structures to maximise tax savings and protect your assets. On top of that, our team can manage any IRD audits or disputes as well as applications for financial relief or debt remission. It’s all part of our commitment to helping our clients save money and stay compliant.

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Trusts

A trust provides a valuable way of protecting the assets you have accumulated for the benefit of others.

We have extensive experience and so are able to offer specialist advice on Trust formation, ensuring all statutory requirements are met. Obligations for trustees can often be onerous, and our assistance in Trust administration will be invaluable.

We are able to prepare and execute the vital documentation involved in forming a trust, manage all trust administration requirements, prepare annual accounts, handle your tax obligations and help you manage your assets. On top of that our Christchurch based team offer a minute keeping service, investment monitoring and income distribution solutions as well.

Contact us today to ensure your trust is as formed and administered as effectively as possible, covering all legal requirements and so allowing it to fulfill its purpose.

Rental Properties

At WH Accounting & Advisory, we have years of experience helping with residential and commercial property. Our team can often provide advice to clients when it comes to purchasing a property, finding suitable funding and choosing the right ownership structure. We’ll also help you review your lease agreements, guide you as to how to minimise your tax and periodically review your situation to ensure you’re getting the returns you’re looking for.

The importance of forecasts in making a residential investment cannot be emphasised enough. We provide forecasts of revenue returns, financial position and potential growth, so you know what to expect in the future.

Contact us today for more information on how we are able to assist you in the business of rental properties.

Taxation of Foreign Investments

Taxation of foreign investments is a highly complex area. The tax treatment of overseas investments can vary considerably depending on the type of investment and the country concerned. WH Accounting & Advisory have experience and expertise in advising on and accounting for all forms of overseas investments. We can help with Foreign investment funds (FIFs),
Controlled foreign companies (CFCs), Overseas pensions, Overseas superannuation funds and Foreign investments.

Contact us today for more information on how we are able to assist you with your foreign investments.

Foreign entities doing business in New Zealand

WH Accounting and Advisory have special expertise and experience advising offshore companies wanting to do business in New Zealand.

We’ll help you structure your New Zealand operations in the most effective way and help you get set up and registered as a business. From there our team will assist with all tax and compliance requirements with the IRD, manage your payroll administration for your NZ staff and provide ongoing company secretarial and accounting services.

Contact us today for more information on how we are able to assist you in doing business in New Zealand.

Reporting for Charities

We are able to prepare and execute the vital documentation involved in forming the charity and attend to the special requirements involved in reporting for Charities, in particular complying with Tier 3 and 4 PBE SFR (NFP) reporting. We’ll also handle your charity administration, minute keeping and document management as well as all tax and compliance requirements. We know just how important it is to have a charity that runs smoothly, which is why we’ll also help you with accounting systems implementation and operations.

Get in touch today for more information on how we are able to assist you with your charity.
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