Monthly Archives: December 2016

UHY Strengthens Presence in Africa

New member firm in Mozambique joins the UHY network. We welcome SEC – Sociedade de Ensino e Consultoria, our new member firm in Mozambique, to the global accountancy network UHY, extending our coverage within the EMEA region. SEC – Sociedade de Ensino e Consultoria, is based in the capital city of Maputo, and was established

2016-12-22T09:54:05+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|UHY International|

Staff News: December 2016

We are delighted to welcome a new Senior BAS Accountant to our Henderson office. Gopalakrishnan Ramachandran (Gopi Ram) has substantial international accounting experience, including an Audit Manager role in India and Accountant for a specialist Chartered Accounting practice in Botswana. Gopi, his wife and two children migrated to New Zealand over 10 years ago, where

2016-12-13T10:02:32+00:00 December 13th, 2016|The UHY Team|

2016: From Our Directors

It’s hard to believe that another busy year is nearly over! Once again we have asked our Directors to reflect on their highs and lows for 2016.   “A Continuing Strong Economy” Where has 2016 gone? At a personal level, the highlight of 2016 was when Sandra and I spent three weeks touring France with

2016-12-13T09:53:49+00:00 December 13th, 2016|The UHY Team|

Client News: Michael Cooper’s 25th Anniversary Milestone

Congratulations to Michael Cooper, who has released a 25th anniversary edition of “New Zealand Wines: Michael Cooper’s Buyer’s Guide”. This is an impressive achievement unmatched in New Zealand by any other annual (with the exception of a cricket almanac and rugby annual). Back in 1990, Michael published “Michael Cooper’s Pocket Guide to New Zealand Wines

2016-12-09T12:15:06+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Client Success Stories|

Taxing Matters: December 2016

Previously, we advised that business gifts to customers comprising of food and drink were 100% tax deductible for income tax purposes. However, Inland Revenue have now changed their position on the classification of these items. As of 1st September 2016, gifts of food and drink are now classed as ‘entertainment expenses’ and are therefore only

2016-12-09T12:10:18+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Taxing Matters|