Monthly Archives: September 2013

Restoration Of An Icon: The Henderson Railway Station

The historic Henderson Railway Station was officially re-opened last month at an event celebrating the completion of its much-anticipated restoration. The restoration project was the work of the Henderson Heritage Trust, headed by Michael Joyce, in an undertaking spanning no less than 13 years.  It is a credit to the Trust’s nine trustees, who overcame

Mixed Use Assets

UHY Haines Norton’s Head of Tax Jim Martin explains the changes to the Mixed Use Assets (MUA) regime.    Do You Own a Bach, Boat or Aircraft? If so then the Mixed Use Asset (MUA) rules might apply to you.  The MUA regime has already commenced for land (e.g. holiday homes) effective from the 2013/2014 tax

2013-09-10T11:21:12+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Accounting and Taxation, Taxing Matters|

The 2013 Business Showcase, 19th September

The West Auckland Business Club brings you the 2013 Business Showcase at the Quality Hotel Lincoln Green on Thursday 19th September 2013.  Join the business community for an afternoon to explore the 22 exhibitors on show.  This will be a highly engaging event, with great networking opportunities and fantastic prizes on offer. UHY Haines Norton

2013-09-10T11:18:21+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Events and Workshops|

Upcoming Events: The Westpac Auckland West Business Awards 2013, 17th October

Celebrate Local Business Success A broad mix of businesses from the construction, retail and food sectors are finalists in this year’s Westpac Auckland West Business Awards. Celebrate excellence by taking your seat among Auckland’s best local businesses and find out who the winners of this year’s Westpac Auckland West Business Awards are at a glittering

2013-09-10T11:16:57+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Awards, Client Success Stories, Events and Workshops|

Business Mentors New Zealand

The burgeoning success of Business Mentors New Zealand’s programme in Auckland West means ATEED Business Mentor coordinator Carley Duncan needs new mentors to pass on their hard-earned business expertise and help grow Auckland’s business capability. Carley wants to hear from skilled business people from all industries who are willing to become mentors. If you are

2013-09-10T11:15:46+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Business Improvement|

Business Seminar: The Three Elements in Building a Winning Team

Last month UHY Haines Norton, in conjunction with the BNZ, hosted a seminar focusing on your business’s most valuable asset: people.  Did you know that 57% of New Zealand employees are disengaged, and 66% of employees believe that their managers do not know what motivates them? Three major concepts for building a winning personnel team

2013-09-10T11:05:59+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Events and Workshops|

Property Workshop

      Last week UHY Haines Norton, in conjunction with Mortgage Link, Quinovic Specialist Residential Property Management and Maintain to Profit, hosted a workshop on the fundamentals of property investment.  A range of advice for becoming a successful residential property investor was presented, including strategies for effective tenant management, choosing the right financial structure

2013-09-10T11:03:55+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Events and Workshops|

New Guide for Businesses on Setting up International Sales and Operations

As a member of the global accountancy network UHY, UHY Haines Norton has introduced an essential guide for companies planning to set up international sales and operations. The guide provides comprehensive advice to companies – whether large or small – on all aspects of accessing today’s global markets, with a key focus on why businesses

2013-09-10T11:02:13+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Resources, UHY International|

Staff News: August / September 2013

Mortgage Link is delighted to welcome aboard Stephanie Chiplin, who joins the team to assist with administration and sales support. Congratulations to Christa Louis, who graduated at the beginning of August with a Bachelor of Business Regulations, Accounting major, from AUT University. Monday 26th August was the SPCA’s Annual Cupcake Day.  Always keen to support

2013-09-10T11:00:11+00:00 September 10th, 2013|The UHY Team|