Not for Profits and Charities

Proposed Changes To Incorporated Societies Legislation

You may not be aware that proposed changes to New Zealand’s Incorporated Societies legislation are going through Parliament at the moment. Here is an update on the changes. In May, the Government agreed to make a number of proposed changes to the Incorporated Societies Act. The Act was designed to provide guidance to New Zealanders

2019-10-17T13:31:01+12:00October 17th, 2019|Business Resources, Not for Profits and Charities|

Client News: Supreme Sikh Society

UHY Haines Norton are proud to have the opportunity to work with a large number of not for profit clients. These organisations operating in the not for profit sector work extremely hard and accomplish some incredible achievements. Here we share with you the story of one of these clients, Supreme Sikh Society of New Zealand.

2018-08-21T10:11:28+12:00August 16th, 2018|Client News, Not for Profits and Charities|

Charity Audits: If You Think Compliance Is Expensive, Try Non-compliance

All registered charities are now required to adhere to the new financial reporting and assurance standards as legalised by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE). The new accounting standards applying to charities and not-for-profit entities have been passed by Parliament and include the minimum assurance requirements for all charities. All registered charities will

2017-11-29T09:01:56+12:00May 10th, 2017|Not for Profits and Charities|

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

2019-10-14T17:29:32+12:00September 10th, 2013|Client News, Not for Profits and Charities|