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    New Zealand Foreign Trusts 08 Dec 2011
    What is a New Zealand Exempt Trust? New Zealand Exempt Trusts, or NZETs for short, are an international wealth management tool, and can be useful in many situations. NZETs are available Read more...
    New Zealand Tax Avoidance 08 Dec 2011
    In the recent Court of Appeal decision Commissioner of Inland Revenue v Penny and Hooper [2010] NZCA 231 (4 June 2010) it was held that Mr Penny and Mr Hooper Read more...
    An Overview of Alternative Dispute Resolution Procedures In New Zealand 07 Dec 2011
    Most people have heard of the legendary dispute technique adopted by King Solomon almost 3,000 years ago when he was faced with two women, both of whom claimed to be Read more...
    Voluntary Administration In New Zealand 07 Dec 2011
    Changes to New Zealand's Companies Act in 2007 brought in a new procedure for insolvent companies called voluntary administration.  If your business is struggling, the voluntary administration process might be of assistance. Read more...
    Duties and Liabilities Imposed On A Director of A New Zealand Company 07 Dec 2011
    New Zealand's Companies Act 1993 and common law impose duties and liabilities on the directors of a company. Who is a director? Many of the following duties are not limited to those Read more...