Private Company Services
Motivation, aspiration and hard work sustains your success. We build relationships with our clients that look after your legacy.
While we help with the all-important tax and compliance issues, first we get to know you, your hopes and expectations. Our advice is tailored to the stage of your business or stage of your life, and where you want to go next.
Drawing on decades of experience supporting entrepreneurs in New Zealand, we provide the full spectrum of services individuals and private businesses need.
We handle your pressing matters, so you can focus on your next big achievement.
Every day, our team works with one aim in mind: to accelerate the growth of New Zealand businesses.
- Tax compliance
We will help you effectively manage your income tax obligations, locally and across the world, and maintain a compliant relationship with the relevant tax authorities. For more details, please refer to our global compliance and reporting services.
- Tax advisory
Our business tax services professionals will work with you to provide the advice you require and to help align your tax and business strategy.
Our finance professionals can provide full accounting support for day-to-day activities and more complex transactions, including short and long-term secondment arrangements. We are familiar with all the major accounting software solutions and can provide assistance with set-up and implementation.
- Virtual CFO
EY Virtual CFO can be your solution for day-to-day matters and / or working alongside you to provide the support you need to develop and implement your strategy for growth. We offer competitive fixed fee pricing and provide a tailored Virtual CFO service for start-ups.
- Management reporting
We help with all your management reporting needs including design and preparation or simply a second pair eyes to review your own records. Our team is experienced with the application of cloud based add-on solutions and can work with you on the preparation of budgets, cash flow forecasts, scenario testing, benchmarking and dashboard reporting.
- Financial reporting
Our team has deep technical and sector experience and expertise to assist with the preparation of your financial statements. We work with all accounting and financial reporting solutions and can provide either a review service for your in-house team or prepare your accounts on a full out-source basis. Our services include:
Financial statement year-end close: trial balance compilation, reconciliations and analysis, year-end adjustments, group consolidations and GAAP conversion.
Financial accounts: preparation of accounts in accordance with:
- IRD minimum financial reporting requirements
- CAANZ special purpose financial reporting framework
- New Zealand Equivalents to International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”)
Statutory audit support: preparation of ‘audit-ready’ documentation and clear audit trails to support your company’s statutory audit.
- Payroll operate
We can provide full operational payroll support for all your staff or specific employee groups, providing timely and accurate calculations of net pay and all deductions, including PAYE, student loan repayments and child support. We can also draw on EY’s market-leading People Advisory Services team to provide end-to-end remuneration, regulatory and immigration services.
- Company secretarial support
We will assist you to meet all your statutory and regulatory obligations including company incorporations, annual return filings and preparation of shareholder and director resolutions.
- GST We can review or prepare your GST filings and provide process assistance to help you manage your GST obligations effectively.
- Advisory services
Further areas where EY can assist you with ongoing support include:
- Performance Improvement (PI)
- Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
- Transaction Advisory Services (TAS)
- IT Risk and Assurance
- Digital Advisory
- Immigration and Visa Assistance