• Budget 2015

    What will this year’s Budget mean for New Zealand businesses?

    We will all find out as the story unfolds during the lead up to the Budget announcement and you can count on Grant Thornton New Zealand to be one of the first to bring you useful, up to the minute analysis.

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  • New financial reporting requirements: helping the Not for Profit sector navigate complexity

    Supporting you with your transition

    Grant Thornton has developed a detailed transition methodology that can help you navigate the complex new reporting structure.

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  • The industry standard for compliant financial statements

    The industry standard for compliant financial statements

    Embraced by New Zealand accounting professionals for over 25 years, XYZ Model Financial Statements (previously Brookers Model Financial Statements) continues to be the industry standard for the preparation of compliant financial reports.

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  • Getting to grips with the BEPS Action Plan

    Getting to grips with the BEPS Action Plan

    What does the OECD’s planned overhaul of the international tax system mean for your business and how can you get ready for the shake-up ahead?

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Press room

19 May 2015

Budget 2015: child poverty – how can it be in a land of milk and honey?

Budget 2015: child poverty – how can it be in a land of milk and honey?

Recent announcements by the Green Party and Prime Minister John Key around child poverty in New Zealand are still just tinkering around the edges and not targeting the core of the problem.

18 May 2015

Budget 2015: student loans – does the Government dare to act?

A heated Auckland property market has prompted the Government to target speculators and foreign buyers in this week’s Budget announcement.  A capital gains tax will be introduced on property sold within two years of purchase with exemptions.

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