businesswoman with files
Sep 29

Clients: get Hubdoc set up for free

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Hubdoc is a virtual filing cabinet! It streamlines data collection, record keeping and processing. Auto-fetch bills from large providers, forward invoices via email, scan or upload invoices and receipts which are all stored in Hubdoc, creating one digitized record keeping system. Even better is the fact that Hubdoc is now included for free with all…

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Jul 22

Employment NZ updates: supporting employees through COVID challenges

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With COVID-related changes causing unpredictable spikes and troughs in demand in many industries, employers are dealing with more staffing challenges than ever. Scaling back business, staff, and operations are all commonplace actions in our current business climate, and the impact on both employers and employees can prove difficult. However, the way employers navigate…

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tradesman using grinder
Jun 23

Running your trade business on the go: Xero can help

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Things have been up and down for trade businesses recently, from feverishly busy, to the slow pace of the lockdown and out the other side into fluctuating levels of work. We appreciate tradespeople have a lot to keep track of, and not much free time to do it. Xero’s online construction accounting software can help…

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fly fishing in river in Arrowtown
Jun 11

Covid-19: What next for your Queenstown tourism business?

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Queenstown’s tourism industry has changed recently due to the impact of Covid-19 and it’s no secret that businesses involved will need to adapt to make the most of the coming months. The Government announced $400m in the Budget for Tourism of which $20.2m is a funding package to support key attractions through the…

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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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businesswoman working from home
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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businessman working in cafe
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

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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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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easter eggs in basket
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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