September 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to our latest newsletter, As many of you may know, the Overseas Investment Amendment Bill received Royal Assent in August and is set to come into effect on 22 October 2018. The new legislation will have a significant effect...

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August 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter. We have a selection of new articles for you this month, and we're sure something of interest for everyone! As always, please get in touch if we can be of assistance. Kind regards The Directors...

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July 2018 Newsletter

Hello Welcome to our July Newsletter In New Zealand, the settlement of a trust is a frequently utilised legal structure to hold and protect assets for the benefit of people in the future. However what happens when the trustees of...

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June 2018 Newsletter

Hello Welcome to our June Newsletter In 2009 New Zealand passed a law called the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009 (we call it the AML/CFT law). The purpose of the law reflects New Zealand’s commitment to…

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May 2018 Newsletter

Hello Welcome to our May Newsletter To combat rapidly rising residential house prices both the previous National and the new Labour led Coalition Government have passed legislation to introduce new rules for residential land sales with the aim of dampening…

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April 2018 Newsletter

Hello Welcome to our April Newsletter, On 22 March, Housing Minister Phil Twyford introduced the Residential Tenancies (Prohibiting Letting Fees) Amendment Bill to Parliament. Prior to the 2017 election Labour had pledged to ban the fees because the fees were yet…

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March 2018 Newsletter

Hello Welcome to our March Newsletter, With the new government now surpassing its first 100 days in office a prevalent tax ‘loop-hole’ is about to be closed. On the Labour party’s pre-election tax policy wish-list was the ring-fencing of residential…

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February 2018 Newsletter

Hello February is always a strange month. Normally, January is a bit of a write off with holidays and many businesses closing down for several weeks. So February is the month that everyone wants to jump back in and be…

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January 2018 Newsletter

Hello Are you wondering how you can possibly make your business stand out in your industry? Maybe your competitors are well resourced, or you are seen as the underdog. But don’t panic, 2017 has proven that anything is possible and…

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December 2017 Newsletter

Hello Welcome to our December newsletter, You will have recently received your 2017 updated Rateable Valuation for your property. “How much is the RV?” is one of the most common questions asked by home buyers. A Rateable Valuation (RV also…

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