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“Safely.nz” app targets better farm health and safety without the hassle

Dated: May 27, 2016

With the launch of a new app specifically tailored for New Zealand’s farms, professional services firm Crowe Horwath is making it easier and more convenient to institute sound health and safety practices in rural workplaces. Dubbed ‘Safely.nz’, the app is the result of a partnership between Crowe Horwath’s Human Resources division, Progressive Consulting, and developerContinue reading 

Cash out of research and development tax losses

Dated: April 14, 2016

Legislation passed on the 24 February 2016 allows research and development (R&D) companies to ‘cash out’ their tax losses arising from R&D expenditure. The new rules focus on start-up companies engaging in intensive R&D and are intended to reduce their exposure to market failures and tax distortions arising from the current tax treatment of losses. However, the newContinue reading