In a constantly changing regulatory environment, good advice is crucial. Tax litigation, audit management and dispute resolution can use up a company’s valuable resources. These activities need to be managed effectively.
We help you prevent, efficiently manage and resolve disputes over income tax, GST and other taxes, at any stage of revenue authority compliance activity, starting with risk reviews, continuing through audit, and if necessary, through to full dispute resolution proceedings.
Our aim is get the best outcome for you through proactive, evidence-based strategies.
Businesses often value certainty over anything else. We advise you of your options for obtaining certainty in your tax affairs and work with you to obtain indicative views, binding rulings and determinations.
Tax advisory services
Tax is one of the biggest costs businesses face and the tax laws in New Zealand are increasingly complex. It is critical to get it right. We help you manage strategic and operational tax risk, including in relation to day-to-day tax matters, investments, transactions including mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, restructuring and refinancing, PPPs, tax reform and tax policy.
Allocation of tax risk between parties to a contract is an important business issue. We work with you and your lawyers to make sure any tax risk you are taking on under your contractual arrangements is appropriate and in line with what you are expecting.