Whiter Smiles

Whiter Smiles are all about giving you your whitest smile. They perform premium teeth whitening treatments using specialised teeth whitening gels, which are low-sensitivity and are guaranteed to give results. Your treatment will be performed by a qualified teeth whitening aesthetic professional who will ensure your comfort...
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Election Day Workers

Election day workers are people employed on a casual basis by the electoral office immediately before, on, or after polling day. They are taxed through the PAYE system at a flat rate of 17.50 cents in the dollar (plus ACC earner’s levy – currently 1.45%). These employees...
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Paid parental leave maximum entitlement rate increases

The paid parental leave (PPL) weekly maximum entitlement rate increased from $488.17 to $504.10 (before tax) from 1 July 2014. This rate applies to employees and self-employed workers who are entitled to receive the maximum PPL rate. IRD have updated the following publications with the new rates:...
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2014 Mileage Rates

The motor vehicle mileage rate is reviewed every year and the rate for 2014 will remain at 77 cents a kilometre for both petrol and diesel fuel vehicles. You can choose to use the actual costs rather than the mileage rate. If you do this, you must...
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Debt vs Equity

All businesses need some degree of funding in order to achieve long term operating objectives. One of the biggest decisions for a small business owner is whether to fund these long-term financial requirements through debt, equity, or a combination of both. There are advantages and disadvantages to...
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