The IRD has released a helpful booklet in relation to Fringe Benefit Tax ("FBT") and its application to motor vehicles. FBT arises when an employer makes a motor vehicle available to an employee for private use in connection with their employment.
The Ministry of Employment, Business and Innovation has launched a new free online tool to assist employers develop workplace policies. You can access the Workplace Policy Builder by click on the link below:
Have you considered your digital legacy when you die? Your local lawyer, Kirsten Murfitt, was asked to provide comment on this emerging issue along with the immediate past President of the New Zealand Law Society and a colleague. For the full article go to
For those that are interested, here is the link to the article and video about our move to Tauranga 19 months ago. We have never looked back. With Skype and technology I am able to provide legal services to clients around New Zealand for a fraction of the price that a...