Your Business

 

Starting Your Business

If you have a good idea for a new business venture we can help:

  • Decide on the most suitable structure for your business — Sole trader, partnership, or limited liability company

  • Prepare a valuation for the business you are considering buying

  • Prepare a business plan, cash flow projections, budgets, and trading forecasts

  • Assess your finance requirements, advise on the best sources of finance, and draw up the necessary proposals

  • Establish a good working relationship with your bank

  • Complete any registration procedures with the Companies Office and Inland Revenue

  • Deal with company secretarial issues

  • Set up and advice you on accounting software such as Xero and MYOB

Running Your Business

We will work with you to keep your business running and help you achieve your key objectives. We provide assistance and advice in all areas of accounting and tax.

  • Prepare year end Accounts

  • Prepare tax returns

  • Advice on tax payments

  • GST/FBT/ACC obligations

  • Payroll advice and administration

  • Preparing monthly management accounts

  • Advice on, and implementation of, tax effective trust structures for asset protection and tax minimisation

  • Managing any IRD audits or disputes

  • Taxation can be a major cost to your business and we can help you to legally minimise your tax.

Growing Your Business

Is this the right time to expand your business? Are you going to have enough cash to pay all expenses every month? We can help you prepare for your expansion by:

  • Prepare a detailed Business Plan

  • Prepare Cash Flow and Profit or Loss forecasts

  • Develop a budget enabling you to identify cost savings and set financial targets

  • Develop benchmarks and Key Performance Indicators

Closing Down Your Business

Closing down or selling your business can be a difficult, disheartening time, and the tasks involved can seem particularly arduous. We can remove the stress and help you secure a positive outcome.

  • Prepare a Business Valuation

  • Establish a realistic sale price & negotiate with potential purchasers

  • Giving tax advice on the sale – Is goodwill taxable?

  • Advise the best way to close down your business to save tax

     

     

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