Rising Wage Costs – what can you do?

Business, News

The new government are bringing in a raft of measures aimed at increasing wages in New Zealand.  Some of the new measures are already announced and some are in the pipeline, but all look like they will have the effect of increasing labour costs in New Zealand.  This is not bad news as it will also positively affect the lives and incomes of many New Zealanders but small business owners need to be preparing for this now.  Beany will be commenting on each new change as it comes up so this is the first of a series – let’s look first at the likely increases to the minimum wage. Continue reading “Rising Wage Costs – what can you do?”

Be prepared, it’s nearly tax time!

Business, Topical Tax Issues

Be prepared, it’s nearly tax time!

It seems like only yesterday that we were last blogging about being ready for tax time, but actually it was a year ago, and here we are once again, staring down the barrel of the financial year end!

So make this the year that you really get yourself organised to minimise tax and save some money.  If you are one of our Warehouse Stationery customers, check out our special offer for you at the bottom of this blog.

Continue reading “Be prepared, it’s nearly tax time!”