Terry Baucher is an Auckland-based tax specialist with 25 years experience. He works with individuals and entities who have complex tax issues. Prior to starting his own business, he spent six years with one of the "Big Four' accountancy firms including a period advising Australian businesses how to do business in New Zealand. You can contact him here.
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – A surprise acceleration of interest deductibility. And could taxing marijuana help fill the fiscal gap?
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – The Coalition’s tax policies revealed, along with a surprise as the new Minister of Revenue
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – Inland Revenue gearing up for a review of GST registered persons consistently receiving refunds. Also, is that subdivision project a taxable activity for GST purposes?
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – Terry Baucher reviews the Inland Revenue Annual Report, finding some good gains, and other areas that might need a major policy rethink
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – are we making progress towards an agreement on international tax? What’s so bad about a financial transactions tax? And what now after the election?
The NZ Tax Podcast - Ten years on, child support debt is still a troubled issue. And Microsoft gets hit with a $28.9 billion tax bill from the United States Internal Revenue Service
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – Is it time for an independent fiscal costing unit to check out party's promises during elections? And more on GST and food and the looming complexities
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – is Child Support broken? The perils of putting your home in a trust. And is there a mood change for a capital gains tax?
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – as insurers withdraw cover will taxpayers pick up the bill? How an unforeseen law change increased the Super Fund’s tax bill. And ACT’s updated Alternative Budget dials back its tax cuts
The New Zealand Tax Podcast - Should the NZ Super Fund's earnings be tax exempt? A new policy framework for managing debt owed to the Government & the PREFU’s $5 billion hole no one's worried about
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – Government moves to fix a Cyclone Gabrielle related bright-line test issue. Harsh lessons about underestimating. Inland Revenue and politicians and a very esoteric area of tax law
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – Labour and National play politics with overseas companies and investors - and Auckland ratepayers
The New Zealand Tax Podcast. Terry Baucher reviews the current state of trusts with legal specialist Tammy McLeod
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – The Generic Tax Policy Process: consultation or lobbying? Finding a permanent solution to funding managed retreat. When social media influencers go bad
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – Terry Baucher rounds up a week of big election proposals to change the tax system, and dives into the fraught traps for trustees on how Australia and New Zealand differ in their rules and why they will be hard clean up
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – is Inland Revenue doing enough to manage bad debts? And what about changing the tax system to boost startups?
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – a new Minister of Revenue, Inland Revenue wants to help the construction industry, and taking GST off food is on the table
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – boosting research & development; progressing the global minimum tax deal; Phillip John Smith gets caught, again
The New Zealand Tax Podcast – the tax switch that never happened, and Inland Revenue comes under fire for its investigations policy
Te wiki o te tāke: trustee tax rate rise controversies, IMF warning on the tax issues with crypto-assets, and tax take falling
Terry Baucher takes a closer look at the call to raise the tax on trusts to 39% and finds a range of practical and fairness issues, some significant
The New Zealand Tax Podcast. Is it time to increase the GST threshold?, a GST trap for Airbnb providers, and The Great Tax Debate on wealth taxes
Dame Diana Crossan discusses her time as Retirement Commissioner & the big changes to the retirement landscape she helped initiate. She also explains why she was one of the first of the 97 signatories on the Open Letter on Tax
The New Zealand Tax Podcast: Greens wealth tax proposal ignites the tax debate just as the IMF suggests it's time for a capital gains tax. Climate change cost ignored in Auckland's budget
In his New Zealand Tax Podcast, Terry Baucher updates the issues surrounding the controversial Tax Principles Reporting Bill. He also explains watch to look out for when you try to change tax residency, especially to Australia
IRD 'clarifies' its position & hints at targeting tax rate misalignment regardless of election result. Facebook and Google paid more than a billion NZ-collected dollars to offshore affiliates in 2022. And the bills are coming in on climate change