Company, commercial and tax issues
- Managing Tax Debt in Tough Economic Times (February 2012)
This article explains the legal options and processes available to request tax debt relief and/or enter into payment instalment arrangements with Inland Revenue
- Taxation of mixed use assets - implications for aircraft owners (July 2013 - Southland Times article)
This article was first published in The Southland Times and is reproduced courtesy of Craig Macalister, Tax Principal Crowe Horwath Southland, and The Southland Times
- Duties of directors under the Companies Act 1993 (August 2013)
This article outlines the duties of directors under the Companies Act 1993, and the potential for personal liability to be attributed to directors for breach of these duties; and outlines current proposals to criminalise some directors' duties. This article will be posted online in mid September 2013.
Duties of directors and officers under the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 (September 2013)
This article outlines the duties and potential liability of directors and officers if a corporate entity is found to have breached its obligations under the Health and SAfety in Employment Act 1992, and pending prosecutions of officers and directors under s56 HSE Act. - To review this and other articles concerning recent prosecutions of directors and officers in NZ and Australia under health and safety laws, and pending changes to directors and officers liabilities in NZ, click here.