Posts By Category: Business

Provisional Tax – Avoiding the pitfalls

Provisional Tax – avoiding the pitfalls   If you are liable for provisional tax and you don’t pay, underpay, or pay the tax late, you may be liable for both penalties and use of money…


Entertainment = Business Expense?

Entertainment – no such thing as a free lunch…   Wining and dining clients, bottles of wine at Christmas or a celebratory lunch with the team – all costs most businesses will incur, so let’s…


Cash is Still King

Cash is still King   We are in an age where we are carrying less cash in our wallets, using mobile contactless payment methods, and most banks are no longer accepting cheques – however the…


To Trust or Not to Trust

To Trust … or Not to Trust?   Trusts have taken a bit of a bad rap from Inland Revenue in recent times and new legislation has changed the way we may view and operate…


Bright-line, sub-division and the back section…

Your Bright-line questions answered   Despite the real estate market cooling in recent weeks the extent that property prices have gone up has been unprecedented. This has led to a shortage of available houses and…


End of Financial Year Prep 2022

End of Financial Year – 31 March 2022   Many New Zealand businesses are the end of another financial year. We love to educate our clients (not just talk about tax payments due) so we’ve…


Accounting vs Advisory | What do they mean?

Accounting vs Advisory | What do they mean?   It is often asked of us, “Auctus Advisory? I thought you were just accountants.” So, let’s take a moment to expand. Accounting is recording and summarising…


Accounting Basics: Understanding Your Finances

Do you know the difference between your P & L and our balance sheet? We can explain exactly what each report means – and how it reflects your current performance as a business    Accounting…


Success Stories

If there’s one positive to take from the events of the last two years, it’s the opportunity to consider what’s important. For those of us in business, it’s important to redefine our plan and goals…


Core Values Development Service

Differences in value can disrupt the culture in your business and impact the service you provide to your clients. We’ve developed a service that allows you to create core values, providing a guide for the…


Auctus communicates clearly where we are at and how we can improve our systems to better grow our business


We feel that Auctus’ services are integral to the success of our business. They take the stress and guess work out of doing it ourselves. And always works with total integrity and a passion.

If you would like to start your journey, know that we are here for you – to have those deep, vital conversations to build a successful relationship and safely guide you down the road ahead.

We want to make sure you have the right business support to build the right foundations for success. This is why we personalise our services to suit you: our client.

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Provisional Tax – Avoiding the pitfalls

Provisional Tax – avoiding the pitfalls   If you are liable for provisional tax and you don’t pay, underpay, or pay the tax late, you may be liable for both...


We love the ease of dealing with the Auctus team from digital platforms to payment systems – its easy.