Richard Ashby

Partner

4th Floor, Smith & Caughey Building 253 Queen Street, Auckland 1010

News

Depreciating commercial buildings, or not | Tax Bill first reading done and dusted | Business debt hibernation | Accounting for wage subsidies and leave payments

Published 2021-09-30 20:53:44

Update to Tax Counsel Office work programme | Second round of RSP

Published 2021-09-19 22:55:17

Using foreign exchange rates | You can run but you can't hide | Home office claims - watch out! | RSP eligibility criteria change

Published 2021-09-16 23:56:09

Tax Bill introduced | Determining bloodstock cost price

Published 2021-09-16 23:44:13

Excusing estates from income tax filing obligations | Using the right RWT rate | Hotel, motel, boarding house on-site living expenses QWBA | Employee working from home payments |

Published 2021-08-31 01:33:33

In need of Covid-19 support? | Calculating foreign tax credits |

Published 2021-08-31 01:19:54

Clean, green, rebate scheme |

Published 2021-08-31 01:06:40

IR publishes Q&A on new rules

Published 2021-08-01 23:20:13

When it rains, it pours | Sick leave increases

Published 2021-07-26 20:59:51

Tax Counsel Office work programme | CPA files its submissions on design of interest limitation rules

Published 2021-07-19 21:52:30

Non-cash dividends IS finalised | Self-employed meal expenses IS finalised |

Published 2021-07-14 02:40:19

Purchase price allocation rules | R&D tax incentive due date extensions | Covid-19 deductions IS finalised

Published 2021-07-05 00:26:54

Depreciation on commercial buildings | GST and debt factoring | Cryptoasset QWBA’s finalised |

Published 2021-06-27 22:02:56

Commercial accommodation expense apportionment | FIF deemed rate of return for 2021| Tax Counsel Office work programme | 15% global minimum corporate tax rate?

Published 2021-06-20 22:20:10

Registering for GST under section 54B | GST - resident definition

Published 2021-06-07 23:44:13

Limited partnership an ‘overseas person’? | 2021 square metre rate adjustment | Specified livestock NAMV

Published 2021-05-30 22:20:54

Leased apartments & GST | Reporting PIE income for 2021 | Coupla QB’s finalised | Annual CPI adjustments released

Published 2021-05-21 03:06:20

Special report on new legislation re-released | COV 21-02 released | Cryptoassets QWBA's released for consultation

Published 2021-05-09 22:27:12

Meal expenses... Deductible? | Deemed dividends interpretation statement

Published 2021-05-02 22:44:14

R&D tax credit Covid-19 variations

Published 2021-04-27 04:08:41

Deductions for Covid-19 disrupted businesses

Published 2021-04-27 03:57:03

Commercial leases and CZR | To deduct or not to deduct - is that the question?

Published 2021-04-18 23:20:57

New interest deduction rules still only a proposal | Special report on new legislation released

Published 2021-04-12 03:02:34

International Tax Disclosure Exemption issued | CRS jurisdiction update | IR continues to prepare its troops for battle

Published 2021-04-05 23:35:12

Residential investor’s hands in the air | Passing of tax bill, including recently added SOP | Child support bill now law | Budget date 2021 announced

Published 2021-03-30 00:23:08

Employee share schemes | Income attribution IS

Published 2021-03-21 21:18:26

Adverse event assistance | Income tax return acknowledgement

Published 2021-03-14 20:55:42

Loss continuity rules to change | Foreign trust remedials feedback sought | Child support amendment Bill finally reported back | Income Tax Bill reported back

Published 2021-03-08 00:06:21

TRA case confirms IR’s ‘one project’ approach | Covid-19 resurgence support payments scheme now in force | Reportable jurisdictions list updated

Published 2021-02-28 21:14:31

Tax treaties and Covid-19 | Payments for employees working from home | Resurgence Support Payment

Published 2021-02-27 02:35:10

Tax treaties and Covid-19 | Payments for employees working from home | Resurgence support payment

Published 2021-02-21 21:00:26

Non-resident suppliers GST registration IS | GST and agency IS finalised | Management of NZ foreign trusts in myIR

Published 2021-02-21 20:44:19

Eligibility criteria for SBCS updated & Specified livestock values released

Published 2021-02-08 20:28:19

Is bloodstock breeding your next investment?

Published 2021-02-04 19:50:35

Deadline extension to Tax Avoidance papers

Published 2021-01-24 20:36:51

Clarification of role of tax agents and others | Crypto-asset binding rulings

Published 2021-01-17 22:03:42

Unconditional gifts IS | Application of DTA's to Trusts | Tax avoidance items

Published 2021-01-10 21:44:43

Covid support announcements

Published 2020-12-23 00:21:25

2020 kilometre rates confirmed

Published 2020-12-23 00:20:40

Taking that first step - liquidations

Published 2020-12-23 00:20:22

If you blinked, you would have missed it!

Published 2020-12-23 00:19:50

Hard forks and airdrops – confused yet?

Published 2020-12-23 00:19:31

Application of charities business exemption explained

Published 2020-12-23 00:18:57

Employer provided accommodation

Published 2020-12-23 00:18:25

Bill to increase top personal tax rate introduced

Published 2020-12-23 00:17:45

MoR speech to CAANZ conference

Published 2020-12-23 00:17:19

OECD Philanthropy Report

Published 2020-12-23 00:16:47

GST Registrations - winding back the clock

Published 2020-12-03 22:17:48

QWBA on negative interest rates

Published 2020-12-03 22:17:23

Countdown's Onecard ruling

Published 2020-12-03 22:16:48

Another warning on GST warranties

Published 2020-11-25 03:06:24

Personal Services Application Rules

Published 2020-11-25 03:05:13

Extension to SBCL Scheme & Covid-19 Variations No1 and No2

Published 2020-11-15 20:13:20

It doesn’t matter what you call it – crooked foreign trusts

Published 2020-11-09 02:43:33

Dot your I’s and cross your T’s

Published 2020-11-09 02:42:27

Returning to work earlier than planned

Published 2020-11-09 02:39:20

Labour comes out on top - what's next?

Published 2020-10-18 23:12:28

Political party tax promises comparison

Published 2020-10-12 01:06:14

CZR, GST on LHFAP, Small Business Help

Published 2020-10-07 01:54:19

Comparing NZ political party tax policies

Published 2020-09-27 20:20:44

NZ Tax Update Commentary: 21st September 2020

Published 2020-09-20 23:52:00