YOU OUGTHA KNOW BLOG

The latest ins and outs to keep you ahead of the game

The current ‘need-to-knows’ as a business owner

November 17, 2020

It’s been a pretty hectic year, to say the least, and although everyone’s trying their best to roll with the punches, for a business owne...

Audit Insurance – do you need it?

November 18, 2020

You’re probably asking yourself the following questions – What is Audit Insurance? and do I really want to be paying another insurance bi...

Introduction to Hubdoc

November 18, 2020

Team update Kia ora from level one! The office is beaming at the thought of getting back to regular face to face client meetings. We’re b...

What can we do as your Accountants?

November 18, 2020

Without getting all sales-y on you, there’s some very relevant stuff you can leverage from your accountants at present. If you’ve had any...

Did someone say free loan??

November 18, 2020

There’s an old adage that says “don’t look a gift horse in the mouth”. This does not apply to the latest small business loan scheme from ...

Tax due – should you pay it?

November 18, 2020

There’s currently an awful lot of uncertainty out there for business owners and much of this is traceable to cash flow worries. Contrasti...

Did someone say lockdown?

November 30, 2020

Just like that, we’re locked in for a month (at least) of warmth, comfort, and relaxation. Not the words you were thinking of to describe...

COVID-19 – Relief scheme tax treatment

November 30, 2020

Inland Revenue has released some much needed information about the tax treatment of the wage subsidy and leave payment scheme.

COVID-19 Burning Questions: here’s what we’re saying

November 30, 2020

Not another canned response. After a bit of overnight thought, the team has banded together and answered some of the questions we have rec..

COVID-19 and business

November 30, 2020

A quick note to say we’re conscious that being a business owner, you might be concerned about the impact of COVID-19. Acting practically...

Strategy and travelling overseas

November 30, 2020

Strategy and travelling overseas. Today is the 30th of September which marks half-time on the financial year. What a perfect time to talk...

Welcome to Winter

November 30, 2020

Despite the recent weather, today is officially the first day of winter – a bit of a scary thought when considering what’s ahead of us. W...

Time To Knock Off

November 30, 2020

It’s time to knock off, one for the long weekend, and two because it’s almost March 31st meaning its the end of the financial year!..

Relax and reflect

November 30, 2020

Yep, it’s Merry Christmas and happy holidays all over again – and you’ve made it! So relax, recharge the batteries and come back next yea...

Crack down on cash jobs

November 30, 2020

Would you believe it’s November?! The race that stops a nation, the Melbourne Cup went down yesterday and as your advisers, you’ll be del...

Bye winter, hi spring!

November 30, 2020

Spring has sprung. Not that seasons seem to matter too much anymore, I for one think I got a bit of colour out running on Sunday...

It’s pouring, may as well reconcile Xero

November 30, 2020

As the subject suggests, it’s currently fair teeming down, so what better thing to do than quickly tick some boxes and reconcile Xero? Yo...

Tax tips for winter

November 30, 2020

We thought about recycling the famous Game of Thrones line “Winter is coming”, but looked out the window and realised it’s well and truly...

Happy New (financial) Year!

November 30, 2020

Sorry there’s been a wee lapse in our regular news from Outside while we dealt with the turmoil of the end of one financial year and the...

It’s a Happy New Year for IRD

November 30, 2020

Well crikey dingo, the holidays are gone, the sun’s blazing and we’re back in the office! Thank gosh the front end of the year is stacked...

December is here!

November 30, 2020

It’s not every day December first comes around and for us it means kissing goodbye to the office and embracing summer holidays, sunshine...