BRG Newsletters

A selection of our quarterly Newsletters.

Winter 2017

  • Changes to House Deductions
  • BRG News
  • Never make judgements about potential customers
  • Danger in cashing up when company sells
  • Nothing beats asking the customer
  • Try a password manager

Autumn 2017

  • Write off bad dets
  • Deducting tax from payments to a contractor
  • Beware the Debt Collector
  • Dairy Industry Awards
  • Update in Farm House deductible expenses

Summer 2016/17

  • Team update
  • Go for the shortcuts
  • What can I claim?
  • Christmas gifts to clients
  • Kiwifruit contractor payments
  • Trustees need to Minute their decisions
  • How to reduce bad debts

Winter 2016

  • Pay your PAYE or go to Jail
  • Make a Will to avoid heartache for your spouse
  • Managing the Money Laundering Act
  • Cloud programs help you keep up


Special Alerts

Every so often we issue Special Alert Newsletters on issues that can't wait for our quarterly issue.

Year End 2016

Make sure everything is squared away for the end of the tax year
Changes from 1 April - Minimum Wage, Health & Safety, Employment, Holiday Pay

Health & Safety 2015

Your business needs to be compliant by 4 April 2016, when the new Health and Safety at Work Act takes effect, replacing the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992.

Budget 2015

This year’s Budget is more housekeeping than rock and roll. There’s a distinct aroma of homebaking and ‘there'll be no pudding until you eat your greens’.

Livestock Herd Scheme 2015

The IRD have recently announced this years livestock Herd Scheme Values and we think this is a great opportunity to update you on the latest movements.

Client Questionnaires

If you are in need of a copy of one of our client questionnaires here they are. Clicking on the link will open a new web page with the questionnaire for you to complete online.

Business Type

Dairy Farmer

Dry Stock Farmer


Rental Property

General Business - use this questionnaire for all other types of business not listed above.


If you don't want to complete an online questionnaire you can use one of our checklists below and bring it into the office with your papers.



General Business


Mixed Use Assets - download and complete this questionnaire if you have a mixed use asset, such as a rental property.