Raglan’s ongoing efforts to minimise waste and beautify our community were acknowledged at this year’s Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards. Raglan was in the running for Most Beautiful Small Town, along with Plastic Bag Free Raglan, which was nominated for Best Community Environmental Initiative.
All employers will need to file PAYE information each payday from April 2019. Over 400 employers have already started so do you know what you need to do to get ready?
A huge congratulations to the 2018 Waipa Networks Business Awards Raglan winners! This was no mean feat as entries reached record numbers this year. The Awards are going from strength to strength and this can be seen by the calibre of entries coming through. The 2018 Waipa Networks Business Awards were presented at the Gala … Continue reading 2018 Waipa Networks Business Awards – Winners Announced
Friday, 17 August 2018, 2:23 pm Press Release: Waikato District Council Raglan named a Finalist for NZ’s Most Beautiful Small Town Finalists for the Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards 2018 have just been released and Waikato District Council is proud to announce that Raglan is a finalist for the Most Beautiful Small Town Award.
Chamber Board nominations are now open and close on the 30th of June. Any current, full member of the Chamber is able to apply. Being a part of the Board provides an opportunity to share your knowledge and experience to help our members grow and our community thrive in the best way possible. The Board works together to set the strategic … Continue reading 2018 – 2019 Chamber Board Nominations Are Now Open
Since 1 April 2018, employers have been able to file payroll information every payday rather than monthly. Payday filing is voluntary for employers until 1 April 2019, when it becomes compulsory. If you’re an employer, it’s important that you start thinking about how to adapt your business processes to incorporate this new requirement. Inland Revenue … Continue reading Find out how payday filing will impact your business
On 17 April, Inland Revenue made changes to streamline business taxes. It’s part of the department’s commitment to create a modern tax system which is simple to use, makes it easy for everyone to get their taxes right, and fits as seamlessly as possible into people’s lives.
Does your business employ overseas staff, specifically under the Essential Skills category? We recently attended an Immigration NZ seminar in relation to hiring overseas workers, which reviewed the recent changes to the immigration policies.
For those of you who weren’t aware, I was away at the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), World Chambers Congress in Sydney last week. It was quite the experience, to say the least! To give you some backstory, the Raglan Chamber is an accredited member of the New Zealand Chambers of Commerce and Industry (NZCCI), which includes 30 other accredited … Continue reading 10th World Chambers of Congress Recap
Hon Judith Collins Minister of Finance For Media Release: 9 August 2017 Revenue Minister Judith Collins has today welcomed the release of a tax officials’ paper, seeking feedback on options to reduce the cost to employers of administering PAYE information. “We are aware that certain aspects of PAYE, such as correcting simple errors and sending … Continue reading Options to trim employer PAYE costs proposed