Tuesday Tutorial - Year End Being Bookkeeper Ready

Most NZ businesses have a 31 March balance date. As a bookkeeper we need to line our ducks in a row to be ready. This tutorial looks at what needs […]

Happy New Financial Year

For most NZ businesses 31 March is the time of year that the financial year information needs to be prepared and collated ready to do the end of year financial […]

Award Winner Bookkeepcon23

Congratulations to Smart Bookies Club member Liz Dreadon from Kaitara Bookkeeping Services! Liz was awarded the 2023 Emerging Bookkeeper of the Year Award from the Institute of Certified NZ Bookkeepers. […]


Effective procedures can help streamline back office processes. Leaine shares her monthly checklist template for you to review and customise to suit your business. 3 key things to consider when […]

Xero 2022

The NZ Xero Bookkeeping Partner of the Year award is hotly contested with passionate and diverse bookkeepers showcasing the great work they do in their entries. Four years a finalist […]

Global Bookkeeping week

As a long standing ICNZB member, Smart Books founder Leaine Jones is right behind the global recognition of the fantastic work bookkeepers all around the job do – every single […]


Really useful link for business owners to check out that explains the what and how to of cashflow management. Great time to evaluate the first half of the financial year’s […]

IR logo

Get familiar with changes already in place and more to come in 2023. Source documents still required – but less stringent rules will apply from 1 April 2023. Do you […]

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