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Are you a bot Pearl? Great - I currently own shares in a NZ
Great - I currently own shares in a NZ business and am looking to sell some of my portion and gift the rest. Is this something you advise, and is this something I can do while not in the country? Thanks … read more
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We have a boundary wall issue. We bought a property that is
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I currently have an account and have received some great
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I have a son who I gave up for adoption in South Africa in
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I currently own a residential home in NZ under my own name.
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I am in a forestry partnership with 21 other partners. I
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I would like to know the process for including my de facto
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Thank you in advance for your kind help and advice with my
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6 years ago A holdings company was set up,initially a LAQC
6 years ago A holdings company was set up,initially a LAQC which was changed to a Look Through when the taxation rules changed 2010, with me as a 80% shareholder and my new partner as a 20% shareholde… read more
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, I own a small business in NZ and have now been presented
, I own a small business in NZ and have now been presented with the proposal of distributing some shares (he wants 33% of 100) to the son of my partner who is also overseeing the finances in this comp… read more
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Hi Chris My partner has just found out that he owes $81,000
Hi Chris My partner has just found out that he owes $81,000 for a student loan, having left NZ in 2005 with an original loan of $40,000. We are by no means well off, but recently sold our house and so… read more
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Hi Chris, i have been reading the various post/comments regarding
Hi Chris, i have been reading the various post/comments regarding having a NZ Student Loan while living in Australia. I too fall into this category; as such i am investigating the options available to… read more
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Greetings, Background: I am both Trustee & co-beneficiary
Greetings, Background: I am both Trustee & co-beneficiary of an irrevocable USA Family Trust established by my parents in (Co-Trustees) in March of 1971. Mom died shortly afterward, Father resigned & … read more
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Hi we are currantly equity partners in a dairy farm on the
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