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I'm currently residing in Australia and looking at
Hi, I'm currently residing in Australia and looking at bankruptcy in New Zealand as i have about 45k worth of unsecured debt are there income limits that need to be considered if i apply? And i don't … read more
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I have an Australian receiver asking for some written
I have an Australian receiver asking for some written information (Contracts, invoices, commission statements etc) regarding a bankrupt person that had done business in NZ. If I provide that info am I… read more
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I have a tutoring business that is also a labour hire
Hi. I have a tutoring business that is also a labour hire business. Our tutors are contractors and so we pay WT for them, and they receive schedular payments etc … read more
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I live in the UK. I have a student loan debt in NZ. which I
Hi there. Yes. I live in the UK. I have a student loan debt in NZ. which I have never been able to pay any back as I have never earned enough to do so. I recently received a letter from a collection a… read more
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New zealand bankrupts have official assignees to control
hey new zealand bankrupts have official assignees to control their assets and disperse amongst creditors trying to find the legal rights of the nz bankrupt google offers little … read more
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Chris, My question is in regards ***** ***** the NZ bankruptcy
Hi Chris, My question is in regards ***** ***** the NZ bankruptcy laws work outside of New Zealand? For example can I be self-employed in the UK, be a director of a UK company or work for a relative i… read more
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My partner is paying 20% of his income in child support to
My partner is paying 20% of his income in child support to his ex partner in the UK for his two sons. She does not allow any contact with them, despite him always being a loving father who has always … read more
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If I apply for bankruptcy while living outside of NZ, will
If I apply for bankruptcy while living outside of NZ, will the IRD automatically be advised of this or will i have to inform them? Also, will I have any issues returning to NZ for a short time (1 week… read more
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Hi Chris I was placed in bankruptcy earlier this year. I have
Hi Chris I was placed in bankruptcy earlier this year. I have disclosed everything to my OA and as I have lost all my assets this was relatively straight forward. I am now single as the whole thing of… read more
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I need some help with a bankruptcy situation in New Zealand.
I need some help with a bankruptcy situation in New Zealand. A year ago, while out of New Zealand on business, I was judged bankrupt. As I'm also a UK citizen ( UK born), and because my income is deri… read more
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Hi, I have a few questions relating to bankruptcy over student
Hi, I have a few questions relating to bankruptcy over student loan debt. Like many others I studied during the 1990's at the start of the Student Loan scheme and spent my full entitlement every year,… read more
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Hi there I live in the UK and have a question about my out
Hi there I live in the UK and have a question about my out of control student loan. Like many others living abroad for 10 yrs I have stupidly ignored my student loan (about $50000) but honestly i have… read more
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I recently went to mediation and a clause of the outcome was
I recently went to mediation and a clause of the outcome was that I provide a referees statement to the other party. I wrote this in te reo Maori. Under the maori Langugae Act, and the HUman Rights Ac… read more
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I was bankrupted in June 2010 and at the time I was adjudged
I was bankrupted in June 2010 and at the time I was adjudged bankrupt I spoke to my parents about their wills. i asked if they had made any provision for my children to inherit any proceeds or propert… read more
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Hi Chris, I have spent some time talking to the Insolvencies
Hi Chris, I have spent some time talking to the Insolvencies service in NZ. They are telling me the following things: 1. She can't file for NAP until her business is officially insolvent. I have no id… read more
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I left New Zealand over one year ago to work in United Arab
I left New Zealand over one year ago to work in United Arab Emirates. I am a British passport holder with a New Zealand residency (I lived in NZ for 8 years). I built debt over the last 3 years in NZ … read more
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I am living in the USA and owe NZ65,000 in student loans. I
I am living in the USA and owe NZ65,000 in student loans. I am no longer a NZ citizen - I gave up my NZ citizenship. I have UK citizenship and will shortly become a US citizen (dual citizenship). I ha… read more
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Hi. Im facing bankruptcy for myself with my business going
Hi. I'm facing bankruptcy for myself with my business going south. However, I have a job offer in Melbourne. Is it possible to handle my ensuing proceedings from abroad please? Further more, I hold a … read more
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