Paying Kiwitax Online

To make it more convenient for you to pay your Kiwitax invoice we have a credit/debit card facility with Kiwibank. If ever you’d like to use this facility, simply click on the direct link, enter your details (name and invoice number) and even email yourself a receipt! Just a reminder we don’t charge a surcharge for using your credit card, so if you want to benefit from extra time to p... More

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Posted 28/07/2016


Travel To Your Rental Property & The 'Cost' Of Your Labour

For our Rental Property clients to make the most of their tax deductible mileage claims you need to keep a record of your rental-related travel. A trip to Mitre 10 to buy a new smoke alarm, followed by a 20km round trip to your rental property to install it - it all adds up. A simple hand written or spreadsheet log with dates and distances will do the trick. To help make this process a little eas... More

Topics: Claimable Expenses Rental Property Freebies

Posted 13/07/2016


Due Dates for July 2016

PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return and any payment for June is due 20 July. FBT: Quarterly FBT return and any payment for period end 30 June is due 20 July. GST: 1 Monthly GST return and any payment due for period end 30 June is due 28 July. Any questions about these dates, filing your returns and anything else please contact us More

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Posted 13/07/2016


Due Dates for June 2016

PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return and any payment for May is due 20 June. GST: 1 & 2 Monthly GST returns and any payments for period end 31 May are due 28 June. Income Tax Return: Return for the last financial year is due 7 July 2016. Please Note this 7 July due date applies ONLY for people who do not have an extension of time normally available by using a Tax Agent - nearly all Kiwitax clients w... More

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Posted 14/06/2016


Due Dates for May 2016

GST: 1 Monthly GST return and any payment for period end 30 April due 28 May. PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return and any payment for period end 30 April due 20 May. FBT: Annual & Quarterly FBT return and any payment for period end 31 March 2016 due 31 May. Any questions about these dates, filing your returns and anything else please contact us More

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Posted 14/06/2016


Due Dates for April 2016

PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return and any payment for March is due 20 May. GST: 1, 2 & 6 Monthly GST returns and any payments for period end 31 March are due 09 May. FBT: Quarterly FBT return and any payment for period end 31 March are due 31 May. Any questions about these dates, filing your returns and anything else please contact us More

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Posted 14/06/2016


Due Dates for March 2016

PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return and any payment for March is due 21 March. GST: 1 Monthly GST returns and any payments for period end 29 February are due 29 March. Income Tax Return: Annual income tax returns for NZ tax payers with income from self employment, business and rental property for financial year ending 31 March 2015 need to be filed with IRD by 31 March 2016. Any questions please ask us.... More

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Posted 16/03/2016


Due Dates for February 2016

PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return due 22 February for period end 31 January 2016. GST: 1 and 2 Monthly GST returns due 29 February 2016 for period end 31 January 2016 Any questions about these dates, filing your returns and anything else please contact us More

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Posted 15/02/2016


Kiwitax – CEO Business Marketing Interview

Really enjoyed chatting with Ryan about Kiwitax as part of his epic series of 100 CEO Interviews. We talked about why we started Kiwitax 16 years ago, and our values around caring for clients, how we've grown the business plus much more. Please do check it out! http://www.ryan.marketing/2016/01/19/kiwitax-ceo-business-marketing-interview-2-100/ More

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Posted 21/01/2016


Due Dates for January 2016

PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return due 20 January for period end 31 December 2015. GST: 1 and 2 Monthly GST returns due 15 January 2016 for period end 30 November 2015. GST: 1 Monthly GST returns due 28 January 2016 for period end 31 December 2015. Provisional Tax Instalment: Second instalment of 2015 provisional tax for tax payers who pay in 3 instalments during the year is due 15 January 2016. Any q... More

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Posted 11/01/2016 – Updated 18/01/2016


Christmas and New Year Holidays 2015

We're closing for holidays soon - finishing up for the year around lunchtime Wednesday 23 December 2015 and re-opening Monday 11 January 2016. If you have anything come up requiring urgent attention over this holiday period the best way to contact us is to email and we'll reply as soon as possible. It's been a fun and busy year! An especially huge thank you to you for choosing Kiwitax this year ... More

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Posted 22/12/2015


Due Dates for December 2015

There's only one due date for December as the GST dates are extended through into January 2016. PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return due 21 December for period end 30 November 2015. GST: 1 and 2 Monthly GST returns due 15 January 2016 for period end 30 November 2015. Provisional Tax Instalment: Second instalment of 2015 provisional tax for tax payers who pay in 3 instalments during the year is due 15 Ja... More

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Posted 18/12/2015


Due Dates for November 2015

Quiet month for due dates - just the usual one monthly GST and PAYE returns. PAYE: 1 Monthly PAYE return and any payment for October is due 20 November. GST: 1 Monthly GST return and any payment for period end 31 October is due 30 November. Any questions please ask. More

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Posted 9/11/2015


Hawkes Bay Anniversary Day 2015

A quick note to advise this Friday, 23 October is Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day which is a Hawkes Bay only public holiday. Kiwitax office will be closed for the day. Also Monday is Labour Day so we'll be open again on Tuesday 27 October. If you do contact us we'll get back to you on Tuesday - thanks! Hope you have a fabulous long weekend everyone! More

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Posted 21/10/2015


Rental Property Rules Changed 1 October 2015

Just a reminder that new property rules have come into effect from 1 October 2015 and the biggest impact is the addition of a “capital gains” tax on properties if you buy and sell within a 2 year time-frame. There is a main home exemption, however this can also fall under the new rules if you’re regularly upgrading. It is best to check with us BEFORE you make any decisions about ... More

Topics: Rental Property Tax Compliance Family Home

Posted 19/10/2015