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And Lastly…

Life after Hughson’s Many thanks for all your good wishes when I left work.  I enjoyed working with you all and will no doubt see some of you from time to time.  I am always available for coffee as well (I know a cheap coffee place at 26 Wellington Street – they also have beer…
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In the Office…

Introducing… Anna Hughes, Receptionist I started at Hughson & Associates in June 2017, after a three year break to raise my little boy. I’ll be at reception every afternoon to greet visitors and help with any enquires.   I tīmata ahau ki Hughson & Associates i te marama o Hune 2017, i muri i te…
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Snippets: Aug – Oct 2017

Tax innovation With the persistent need for additional Government revenue it could be time to look to history for answers. In 1535, King Henry VIII of England introduced the first ‘Beard Tax’ on males growing facial hair. The effectiveness of the tax in England was questionable, with records at the time being somewhat ‘short’ on…
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Budget 2017

Budget 2017 presented a broad range of small yet smart changes that target working families and low income earners. From a tax perspective, the key changes are predominantly to the income tax thresholds, working for families’ package and the independent earner tax credit. All taxpayers will benefit from the tax cuts, and it is hoped…
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