Christchurch Accountants & Business Advisors

Baker Tilly Staples Rodway Christchurch is one of the city’s most established and most trusted accounting and business advisory firms. We have 7 directors leading a large dedicated team of professional staff, giving us the critical mass and depth of expertise to undertake almost any job.

Our Specialist Areas

Of course, we can provide traditional accounting, audit and specialist tax advice. But our service offering extends to other areas, such as franchising, human resources, asset management, information technology (including Xero, MYOB, Cash Manager, Quickbooks) and MindShop – a unique business problem solving process.

Business advisory

All accounting and compliance matters combined with practically-focused expert advice.


Tax compliance and practical consulting services for all tax types.

Audit, assurance & risk

Audit and Assurance services, tailored to meet your specific needs.


Benefit from timely accurate and relevant information

Information technology

Helping you to formulate and implement a strategy to meet your IT needs.


Our franchise specialists are available to assist both franchisors or franchisees.


06 Jul 2020

Baker Tilly Staples Rodway bolsters leadership team with three senior appointments

New Zealand-owned accounting and business advisory network Baker Tilly Staples Rodway has appointed three...

05 Feb 2020

Growth spurs six senior appointments at Baker Tilly Staples Rodway

Reflecting strong growth across the business in recent years, we have appointed six new directors to...

06 Dec 2019

Jono Bonifant - Lentune Software Solutions

Jono Bonifant, CEO of Lentune Software Solutions, leads an agile Christchurch team of problem solvers...

21 Nov 2019

Tax Talk | Update for Overseas Owned Businesses

Inland Revenue have recently released two items that may impact on businesses who carry on cross-border...

07 Nov 2019

Tax Talk - GST On Low Value Goods

Complete your online shopping before 1 December 2019 to avoid a potential 15% price increase

11 Nov 2018

Tax Talk | November 2018

Welcome to the Baker Tilly Staples Rodway Tax Talk for November 2018.

07 May 2018

Tax Freedom Day two days later than last year

The impact of cancelling the tax relief package has been revealed: one day's worth of taxes [image src="/assets/Uploads/up-to-26/02/2019/55b0eda7a3/ST-Tax-Freedom-Day-2018.jpg"...

19 Apr 2018

The New AML Regime - is there a Silver Lining

If you have tried to open a bank account recently or move some funds from overseas you will no doubt...

22 Mar 2018

EV Revolution - Tax Considerations For Businesses With Electric Vehicles

The number of electric vehicles (EVs) on our roads has increased by 2,290% since 2013 and the all-electric...

20 Mar 2018

Crowd Funding gets behind the Beauty of Sustainability

Christchurch based social enterprise company Ethique creates and manufactures sustainable beauty products...

01 Mar 2018

Take aim, and fire!

The Accounting Income Method (‘AIM’) – Is it Right for Your Business?You may be aware that, from...

15 Dec 2017

Revealed: How much will the 12 Days of Christmas set you back?

The annual 12 Days of Kiwiana Christmas list is back, taking a look at how your Christmas will be adding...

11 Dec 2017

Corporate Philanthropy

Every professional person claims that they are time poor. Despite this challenge, there are many benefits...

20 Sep 2017

Tax Talk: Tax in a vacuum | September 2017

Welcome to Baker Tilly Staples Rodway Updated Tax Talk September 2017

08 Sep 2017

Profit vs Cash

There is a question I am often asked as a professional advisor: “I have made a profit this year, so...

25 May 2017

Budget 2017: Pennies from Heaven

Election year budgets are always a keenly anticipated affair as they give a good indication of the direction...

08 May 2017

Tax Freedom Day: Kiwis paying more tax year-on-year

Calls for Government to adjust tax brackets in next budget announcement Today marks the day that New...

Meet the Christchurch team


Level 2, Tavendale Centre,
329 Durham Street North,
PO Box 8039
Christchurch 8440

Phone: +64 3 343 0599

Contact Baker Tilly Staples Rodway