Accounting consultancy

Whether you have just started contracting or if you have been contracting for a while and need to get your accounts in good order, we can help.

Quite often we have clients come to us where their employer has been deducting a withholding tax from their income. What they do not realise is that quite often in such cases they are due a refund!

When you sign up with us, we help you register for the right tax types and provide free advice. Not sure whether to register for GST or not – just talk to us. Not sure what to do at year end – talk to us.

Whether new to contracting or a seasoned contractor, we will guide you through the following (and anything else you might want to discuss):

-Whether you need to register a company or not?

– Whether you need to register for GST or not?

– Provide a comprehensive list of claimable expenses (dependent on your industry) that you need to be aware of and keep details of. Using home to do some work – don’t worry we will take into account that maximum claimable home office expenses.

-Calculate and advise you of how much money from each pay packet (dependent on your industry) you need to save so that you never fall behind in paying taxes and avoid fines and penalties with the IRD.

– Provide you with a basic accounts template so you can easily keep a record of you income and expenses. usually contractors do not need a full on accounting system.

– We have a streamlined process of getting data from you and doing your books – we explain what records need to be kept and how often you need to provide them to us.

– Help you with creating invoices – there are certain things that you are supposed to show on an invoice. Also how to correctly calculate GST on your invoices.

– Advise you of your tax obligations and tax due dates.

– Set up and send reminders on tax due dates. We will always keep on top of your filing and tax’s. In addition we advise of your tax obligations at least two weeks prior to the payment date so you have enough time to make the payment.

– Calculate and file your GST returns and Income Tax returns as and when they fall due.

-Best of all – throughout the year you are free to email through any advice you may need on any accounting/Accounting consultancy.

-Anything else you want to discuss regarding your business.


Affordable Accounting

Intouch Accountants aims to provide an affordable, timely, clear and concise accounting service for small and medium businesses, owner operated businesses, rental property owners, societies and clubs, contractors and individuals.

Whether you are just starting out on a new venture in the rental property world or if you already have rental properties that requires affordable accounting, we offer a comprehensive, unbeatable Rental Accounting Package to suit your needs.

Generally, any income that you receive from renting out property will be liable for income tax, so you must include it in your tax return. This income could be from renting out land or buildings, or it could be income you earn by having private boarders or flatmates living with you.

There have been significant changes to the law surrounding your Loss Attributing Qualifying Company (‘LAQC’). From 1 April 2011 losses will no longer be attributable to the shareholders of the LAQC and unless you have nominated otherwise, your LAQC will automatically become a Qualifying Company