May 14

Further support for businesses: wage subsidy extension, tax loss carry-back and more

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As the country moves into Alert Level 2 and many businesses slowly reopen, a new round of government support measures has been introduced. These initiatives are designed to give further help to businesses affected by COVID-19 and include an extension of the wage subsidy, a small business loan scheme and a tax loss…

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May 14

Payment options for McClean & Co clients

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You might be wondering how to manage your cashflow and debts at the moment. We have some payment options available. Our online Invoices have a PAY NOW option. This includes Credit card or you can set up a direct debit through GoCardless. Direct debit payments can be spread over three months. We can…

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Apr 28

Regional Business Partner Network: COVID-19 support programme

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McClean & Co is proud to have been approved as a provider for the Regional Business Partner Network (RBP) COVID-19 support programme. This programme, an extension of their existing Growth Advisor service, is being used to deliver government-paid assistance to small businesses, and will be the recipient of much of the additional government funding…

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Apr 16

Fully funded support for business continuity planning

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Update 28 April: McClean & Co is now an approved provider for the Regional Business Partner Network (RBP) COVID-19 support programme. More details here. The Regional Business Partner Network has been given funds to support businesses through COVID-19. The focus will be on full funding of businesses to access one-on-one support with professionals…

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Apr 16

Preparing your business for Alert Level 3

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On 16 April, the government announced that many, but not all businesses can start to open under Alert Level 3. Alert Level 3, the date for which has not yet been announced, will see many significant restrictions on New Zealanders’ movements retained, but will permit aspects of the economy to reopen in a…

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Apr 16

Important COVID-19 information links for businesses

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We’ve collected some of the most important information for businesses regarding COVID-19 here. Feel free to bookmark this page as we will add information here as it comes to hand. August updates 20 August: We’ve gathered a few new updates regarding last week’s move to Alert Level Two. Plus recent developments in government…

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Apr 16

Hubdoc joins Xero

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  Hubdoc has arrived! You might have heard about Hubdoc, a helpful cloud based software tool that makes data entry a walk in the park through its information capturing technology. Well, we have exciting news for you – Hubdoc is now included for free with all Xero Business subscriptions. Cashbook subscribers can add…

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Mar 31

Preparing for End of Financial Year 31 March 2020

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McClean & Co are here for you and ready to prepare your 2020 Annual Accounts and Tax Returns. If you are a client of McClean & Co, we require you to accept our 2020 Annual Accounts Terms of Engagement in order to start your end of year financials. This will be emailed out to…

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Mar 17

Government COVID-19 Business Support Package: How You Can Get Help

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Yesterday the Government announced its business support package, noting it is one of the largest packages in the world on a per capita basis. The $12.1 billion package includes: Initial $500 million boost for health $5.1 billion in wage subsidies for affected businesses in all sectors and regions, available from today. Businesses need…

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Mar 16

Queenstown Employer Guide: A Refresh on Rules Around Public Holidays

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Easter is coming up so now is the time to get across holiday leave obligations so you can be confident in the information you deliver to employees or colleagues. Most of the NZ public holidays fall in the first half of the year. For contingency and forward planning, this Stuff article might give…

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