Employment Cost Calculator

The Ministry of Business has just released a useful calculator that lets you see an estimate of the total cost of hiring staff.  It includes all the Add-On costs that are often forgotten such as Employer’s Kiwisaver, ACC and Recruitment costs.  It can be structured by Industry (limited scope) but is a useful tool to […]

Division over KiwiSavers future

It must be election time what with all the discussion that is happening over Kiwisaver at the moment.  Each party says they know best but in my view, the best and easiest thing that they could all do to Kiwisaver, is make the Employer’s Contributions tax-free again. Currently the Employer’s Contributions are taxed at the […]

Another year over, the next one just about to start

Well I’m not sure about you guys, but this year for us has just flown. It was a year where a lot happened, Paula left us in February after about 15 years of dedicated service.  She is now selling Real Estate in Whangamata (her cell is 027 572-9342 if you are looking for a holiday […]

Auckland payroll bureau, Just Payroll, merges with Ezypay

We are pleased to announce that Yvonne McGuff from Just Payroll Limited has decided to merge her operation with Ezypay and join the Ezypay team based in Auckland. We are thrilled to have Yvonne onboard as she comes with a wealth of payroll knowledge and also some exposure to Time & Attendance.  She will operate […]

Survey Time

As mentioned previously, over the next few weeks we intend to call all our clients to conduct a short survey.  It should take about 10 minutes, 15 max and it’s aim is to see how we can improve our service so that you spend the minimum amount of time processing payroll. We are also interested […]

Introducing Christine Williamson to our team

My hat goes out to those people who have to recruit people on a regular basis and luckily for us, I only seem to have to do it one or twice every five years, as it is pretty hard work. Anyway, we have been extremely lucky to source the services of Christine Williamson who has […]

New Capability to handle DC Payments

Up until this month, the only way we could handle the DC Payments for clients was via a Letter of Credit arrangement between your bank and the ASB Payment Management Service.  This involved creating a lending facility with your bank and incurred ongoing fees. They have now introduced a new option for those clients where […]