Quick Xero tip – making Bank Reconciliations easy

Hamish Mexted Xero & Addons

Real-time accounting information from Xero helps us all to make better informed business decisions. The trick is making that information as accurate as possible – with the key to that being accurate bank reconciliations. You’ve all got a spare 3.5 minutes to watch a quick video on accurate bank reconciliations (go on, you’re not that busy). If you really are too …

Xero Payroll is here!

Hamish Mexted Xero & Addons

The much anticipated (well, anticipated for Chartered Accountants anyway…) Xero Payroll system is almost here (it’s live from 1 April 2015). Without getting into too much dull (accounting) detail, Xero Payroll: Takes care of your tax, ACC, student loans and Kiwisaver Lets you offer your staff payroll giving, making it easy for them to donate to charity Makes Kiwisaver compliance …

Meet the team – Jay Maaka

Hamish Mexted Odds & Ends

Meet the Team Hi everyone and welcome to the first edition of Meet the Team for iif. This month I have been lucky enough (depending on how you look at it) to go first and give you an insight to me! Originally from New Plymouth, I moved to Wellington to begin studies at Victoria University. I came to Wellington with …

Year end tax tips

Hamish Mexted Reducing Tax

Believe it or not but March is upon us and we’re bearing down on the end of the financial year. There’s a few things you can do before the end of the financial year to help minimise your next tax bill. 1. Write off any bad debts We all hate them, but we’ve all got one or two of them …