Category: What’s THAT All About?

Getting a pay rise – a business owner’s perspective

I get it.  Prices are constantly going up around us.  You have to keep putting food on the table, clothes on your back, a roof over your head.  So, what are you to do?  Based on what I see and hear around me, the ‘go to’ response seems to be to put your hand out

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E-invoicing not the answer to better cash flow

Since the Government released its Budget back in May, I’ve been stewing over what I believe is a lack of support for small business. Sure, there was the tax incentive for more research and development, but that’s only if you can afford more than $50,000 a year on R&D and most small businesses in New

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Brydon Davidson - Tax Return Accountant

Automation and the future of accounting

What do you get when you mix accounting and automation? I don’t know the answer, but I can tell you it won’t be 19 accountants!  And here’s how I know that. In May 2017, a TV show “What Next” said “There are currently 17,669 accountants in NZ.  A report predicted because of automation there’s a

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Start changing your world today

Stop blaming others.  Take ownership of your life and start changing your world today. I see three types of people in this world: whingers who do nothing but complain and blame everyone but themselves. whingers who complain about everything and they also have all the ideas in the universe on how to fix things –

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When did NZ decide that 90% Pure was a big enough BHAG

Just because someone thinks it might not be achievable, shouldn’t mean we don’t try The Government recently released its latest report titled “90% of rivers and lakes swimmable by 2040”.  Inside the report, the Minister for Environment and Minister for Primary Industries (The Ministers) are standing by a brown-ish waterway with big smiles, presumably proud

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