Monthly Archives: July 2015

Join Our Free Seminar: An Introduction to Xero

UHY Haines Norton Chartered Accountants, in conjunction with Xero, are proud to present an informative free seminar introducing Xero Accounting Software and the ways in which it could help your business. If you are new to Xero, or just interested in learning about how Xero can benefit and simplify your business accounting function, this seminar is for you. 

2015-07-30T13:07:30+00:00 July 30th, 2015|Events and Workshops|


Join us for a free seminar where we will present the information you need to know about investing in today’s property market.  Our team of experts from Mortgage Link, Quinovic, MAINTAIN TO PROFIT and UHY Haines Norton will share views and strategies to help you become a successful property investor, including: Successful tenant management, including

2015-07-21T12:27:17+00:00 July 21st, 2015|Events and Workshops|

ACC Levies and Protecting Your Income

Mark Morgan-Kemp from NZ 1st Financial Services discusses income protection for self-employed people. If you are self-employed it is worth comparing the differences between ACC’s cover products, ACC CoverPlus and ACC CoverPlus Extra, to ensure you will be adequately covered in the event of an accident. By definition, you are categorized as self-employed if you

2015-07-03T12:10:42+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|ACC and Kiwisaver|

Staff News: June / July 2015

We are excited to have a new Associate join our staff. Andrew Scott will be based in Henderson, bringing with him 15 years of invaluable experience in accountancy firms in the Auckland CBD. He has experience with a broad range of clients and enjoys developing close working relationships that allow him to work together with

2015-07-03T11:45:26+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|The UHY Team|

Client News: Lopdell House Architect Wins Awards

Our own UHY Haines Norton Director Tim Livingstone has been a trustee of the Lopdell House Arts Development Trust (re-established as the Lopdell House Development Trust) since its inception in 2002.  The Trust was established to work with Auckland Council on a redevelopment of the heritage building, with the difficult brief of restoring a landmark

2015-07-03T11:34:27+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|Awards, Client Success Stories|

Introducing “NorthWest Country”

The North West Business District Association has revealed the name that will be used to promote the area: NorthWest Country. The region covered by the Association incorporates Kaukapakapa, Helensville, Parakai, Kumeu, Huapai, Riverhead, Waimauku and Muriwai. The name NorthWest Country is part of new branding designed to illustrate the region’s strengths, give it a consistent

2015-07-03T11:18:25+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|General|

Statistics New Zealand Trials Using Xero to Collect Financial Data

Statistics New Zealand has launched a trial using Xero accounting software to automatically collect financial information. With the aim of providing a faster and more accurate view of businesses’ financial performance, SMEs using Xero’s cloud accounting software can opt to have financial information (such as profit and loss) automatically transmitted to Statistics NZ. If the

2015-07-02T14:21:26+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Accounting and Taxation|

Changes to Use-of-Money Interest Rates

On 8th May 2015, changes to use-of-money interest rates on underpayments and overpayments of tax came into effect: New underpayment rate is 9.21% up from 8.40%; and New overpayment rate is 2.63%, up from 1.75%. For more information go to

2015-07-02T14:15:22+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|General|