GoFi8ure named ICNZB’s Bookkeeping Business of the Year 2020

GoFi8ure named ICNZB’s Bookkeeping Business of the Year 2020

We have some exciting news! GoFi8ure have been named Institute of Certified NZ Bookkeepers‘s Bookkeeping Business of the Year 2020! We are so proud of the team and what we achieve on a daily basis. Listen to the announcement here.

There are so many amazing Bookkeepers out there and we are honored to have been named a Finalist and then a Winner of this award. Congratulations to all of the Finalists and Winners #hugabookkeeper #communityovercompetition

GoFi8ure have been announced a Finalist in the ICNZB 2020 Bookkeeping Business of the Year award

What lovely news to get – GoFi8ure have been announced a Finalist in the ICNZB 2020 Bookkeeping Business of the Year award.

Leading the way in the accounting / bookkeeping industry has been part of our DNA since the day we started and we are so proud of all our accomplishments that we work so hard to achieve. To be named a Finalist is very humbling and we would to like to extend our congratulations to the other amazing Finalists of the 2020 Excellence Awards. #hugabookkeeper

Lisa Martin Nominee for Top 50 Women in Accounting 2019

A MASSIVE congratulations to Lisa Martin on being named a Nominee in the Top 50 Women in Accounting for 2019.

We are so proud of Lisa and her achievements, not only professionally but personally. Lisa strives for excellence and wants to enable budding Accountants and Bookkeepers to deliver top quality, best practice accounting solutions to business owners. Lisa is passionate about providing change and really valuable information to business owners so they can make the best business decisions.

Congratulations again Lisa – you really are a top accounting superhero <3.

GoFi8ure named #1 in Stuff & CAANZ’s Top 10 female led New Zealand accounting firms 2019

GoFi8ure named #1 in Stuff & CAANZ’s Top 10 female led New Zealand accounting firms 2019

GoFi8ure has done it again! In November 2019, GoFi8ure were announced in the Stuff & CAANZ’s Top Accounting Firms, as the #1 female led accounting firm in New Zealand. Second year running!

Out of all the applicants who entered the survey, only Two firms in their list are 100 per cent female led.  There is still a long way to go before women take an equal share in accounting firm leadership teams – only 12 per cent of the partners in firms who completed the survey are female.

Read more here. 

GoFi8ure Named Finalist in Xero Awards 

GoFi8ure Named Finalist in Xero Awards  

We are so excited to announce that we are a finalist in the Xero Awards for New Zealand’s Bookkeeping of the Year! We have been a Xero firm since the beginning and thanks to the Xero Add On products, our team are able to deliver more solutions to our client’s effectively and efficiently.

We would like to congratulate all of the Finalists. To be amongst so many amazing businesses is an honour. You can check out the Finalists here.

Congratulations to GoFi8ure’s Managing Director Tania Hayes on completing the Taxation Toolkit

Congratulations to GoFi8ure’s Managing Director Tania Hayes on completing the Taxation Toolkit through the Career Academy

At GoFi8ure we pride ourselves on consistently up-skilling and staying at the forefront of tax and accounting legislation and compliance. Another KPI ticked and achieved!

Check out this amazing feedback Tania received from her tutor.

Tax Fundamentals – Introduction

Grade: Pass

Hello Tania, thank you for submitting your Tax Fundamentals assessment for grading. You have done an excellent job at this assignment and I am impressed with your knowledge in this topic. I have left a few comments in your feedback files about a few extra information not in the course material if you want to go deeper into residency and DTAs. Keep up the awesome work and we look forward to your next assessment.

Tax Fundamentals – Income & Deductions

Grade: Pass

Hello Tania, thank you for submitting your Allowable Deductions assessment for grading. You have done an excellent job at this assignment and I am impressed with your knowledge. I have left a few comments and some of the situations in this assessment in terms of tax planning. Keep up the awesome work and we look forward to your next submission.

Understanding GST

Grade: Pass

Tania, this is a brilliant submission. All the income and expenses transactions were accurately captured under payments basis. Along with that you successfully managed to calculate GST payable. I am pleased with your progress in your course. Keep firing the assessments in to us!

Tax Fundamentals – Tax Calculation & Return Preparation

Grade: Pass

Hello Tania, thank you for going over my comments and amending your assessment. I am very impressed that you sorted out couple of those issues. Now I can see that you understand Provisional Tax. Keep up the awesome work and we look forward to your next assessment.

Depreciation

Grade: Pass with Distinction

Phenomenal work Tania and thanks for completing your assessment.  From your submission, you have provided excellent calculations and I can see that you have put in a wonderful amount of effort into this assessment.  Additionally, your work demonstrates that you have an in-depth understanding of this topic.  Congratulations on passing your assessment and keep up the amazing drive throughout your course.  I look forward to seeing another awesome submission from you soon.

Look Through Companies

Grade: Pass with Distinction

Well done with your submission for LTC’s Tania – it was interesting for me to read how simple you made this sound whilst still being accurate. You really broke down the fundamentals of LTC’s whilst displaying very good knowledge of the basics of this concept!! Great work on your part and I look forward to further work coming through from you as you progress towards your qualification with us!

Company Taxation

Grade: Pass with Distinction

You have a definite style in your explanations Tania that makes it clear to the reader that you are sure of your facts – it is easy to see your application of the theory in your explanations and you take it to the next level by providing examples throughout your answers which is really nice to see. Thanks for your efforts here Tania and again it is my pleasure to be able to provide you with your passing grade!

Introducing BKED – GoFi8ure’s Bookkeeping Education Centre

Introducing BKED – GoFi8ure’s Bookkeeping Education Centre

We are excited to let you know that we are officially launching our BKED (Bookkeeping Education Centre) division.

After seeing the need to provide mentoring, training and support to business owners and budding Bookkeepers (on top of what we already offer), we created BKED. Our courses and mentoring programmes are customised to empower and educate our trainees from both a practical and theoretical approach. We have one on one and one to many training courses available – we even got this amazing customised made training table that breaks out into little pods. How cool is that! A big thanks to Creative Mouse for their design and hard work in getting this all sorted for us.

If you are a business owner and would like to learn more about Accounting Principles, Duties and Responsibilities, Strategy, Leadership, Management and Business Finance, then it is time to get excited. We will be releasing our courses very soon and we cannot wait to share them with you!

Remember: Talent you have naturally. Skill is only developed with spending time up-skilling, learning and educating yourself.

If you want your work and business to mean something to your clients and the economy, then you need BKED.

GoFi8ure Executive Director Lisa Martin named in Practice Ignition’s Top 50 Women in Accounting 2019

GoFi8ure Executive Director Lisa Martin named in

Practice Ignition’s Top 50 Women in Accounting 2019

 

When Practice Ignition promoted their Top 50 Women in Accounting 2019, we knew the perfect person to enter. Our very own Executive Director and original GoFi8urine Superhero, Lisa Martin. Lisa has spent over 16 years promoting and demonstrating the importance of having an Accountant and/or Bookkeeper in your business taking care of your accounting requirements.

Today we found out that Lisa has been named #34 out of the top 50 women!! We are so proud of Lisa and what she has achieved thus far and how she has helped change and shape the accounting industry for the better. There were over 300 + nominees – how amazing is our leader and amazing Director!

To read more about the top 50 women in accounting and who they are – click here. 

GoFi8ure Claims the Top Spot in the Top 10 Female-led Accounting Firms

GoFi8ure Claims the Top Spot in the Top 10 Female-led Accounting Firms

The mobile accounting and bookkeeping firm GoFi8ure celebrated a big win recently, as it has been named the number one female-led accounting firm in New Zealand. It also claimed the third spot in the top 10 pro-bono accounting firms in New Zealand.

GoFi8ure has been providing customers the peace of mind they need with premium accountancy and bookkeeping solutions since 2002. From GST reconciliation, to payroll, reporting, and tax compliance for businesses, GoFi8ure’s financial services have been catering to a range of businesses’ specific needs across the nation.

With years of experience and a wealth of expertise in the industry, GoFi8ure has proven successful in catering to varied small businesses. This win further solidifies GoFi8ure’s cutting edge approach to the accountancy sector.

Previously to this achievement, GoFi8ure set the bar high for itself with a number of very prestigious business awards. Among other wins, it has been recognised as Xero New Zealand’s Bookkeeping Partner of the Year in 2013, 2016, and 2018.

On the first-place position, GoFi8ure said; “This is a significant achievement for the company to be recognized in this nationwide survey headed by Stuff. A massive congratulation to our two Directors, Lisa Martin and Tania Hayes on running such an amazing accounting company and of course a huge thank you to each of our amazing GoFi8urines. It’s a team effort. #hugagofi8urine.”

GoFi8ure is all about giving you more time to run your business, which in turn allows you and your company to grow further. Optimizing your processes with efficient and accurate bookkeeping and accounts management services in the path to developing your brand to it’s fullest potential.

GoFi8ure offers services in Wellington, Hutt Valley, Wairarapa, Auckland, and Dunedin. The company also provides cloud-based services nationwide.

Lisa Martin nominated for Top 50 Women in Accounting sponsored by Practice Ignition

Lisa Martin nominated for Top 50 Women in Accounting sponsored by Practice Ignition

We were very excited to receive this notification today. The team at GoFi8ure are so proud of Lisa and what she has achieved for the accounting and bookkeeping industry.

A big thanks to Practice Ignition and Brooke Holmes for this amazing opportunity and recognition for women in the accounting industry.#hugabookkeeper #huganaccountant #betterschoolsandhospitals#deservingnominee