Entries by Reception

Business Assist and Mentoring

Some of you may not be aware of a service that supports businesses in the area and is subsidised by  councils. Nelson Tasman Business Trust (Business Assist) is exactly what it says – they exist to help businesses, small and large. You simply make contact through their website https://www.ntbt.co.nz/ . You will be offered a […]

Spotlight on 185 Hope

185 Hope is a market garden and farm shop owned by Gavin Williams and Angela Penman since 2003 – 20 years ago! Gavin and Angela originally had market gardens and a farm shop established by Gavin’s family on Main Rd Stoke near Placemakers. When industry started to expand, they bought land at 185 Main Rd […]

Spotlight on business : The Framing Rooms

The Framing Rooms and Quiet Dog Gallery Making your artworks look really special is what Gill Starling and James Taylor aim for at The Framing Rooms.  The skills of five people combine to give customers a fabulous service.  They frame everything you may want to hang on your walls. They frame fine art through to […]

Changes in GST record keeping

Good news for the trees, the planet and your storage cupboard!! IRD are introducing changes in GST record keeping in two stages that will reduce the amount of paper storage required for businesses. There have been some smaller changes regarding GST effective 30.3.22 Buyers of goods had to keep a physical tax invoice to be […]

Trust Tax Return Rules

The rules have changed for information required when filing a Domestic Trust tax return. At the time of filing a trust tax return we are now also required to provide detailed information (name, address, IRD number etc.,) to IRD on the following: “Settlors” (people contributing to the Trust assets) “Beneficiaries” only if they have received […]