Hawkes Bay

Hawkes Bay Business Advisory Services, Audit, HR, Tax, & Rural

Call us on: +64 6 878 7004
Visit us at: 205 Hastings St S, Hastings 4122

Based in Hastings, our 8 directors lead a team of over 40 professionals to provide support and advice for our clients.  We have extensive knowledge and experience helping our clients with their business needs.  Our support includes advice on growing a better business, accounting and IRD compliance, specialist tax advice, audit and assurance and HR advice (particularly in leadership, recruitment and employment relations areas).

We are locally owned and a member of the global network Baker Tilly International Limited, hence we can offer big firm capabilities, with a small firm feel.


Our core values underpin how we work with our clients, our team, our suppliers and our community.  They are part of who we are and what we believe.  They are:

  • People are important
  • Go the extra mile
  • Have fun
  • Ethical
  • Community minded

Meet the team

Our Specialist Areas

In addition to providing traditional accounting services, we can assist with business advice, audit, tax, business valuation, business computing services, liquidations and receiverships and human resources.

Accounting services

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

Tax advisory

Tax compliance and practical consulting services for all tax types.

Audit, assurance & risk

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

Human resources

Getting the best out of the 'people' factor in your business.


A farming team that works as hard as you do.

Business recovery & solvency

Voluntary and solvent liquidations. Helping businesses recover from troubled times.

Corporate advisory

A range of services including financial modelling, litigation support and due diligence.

Latest Articles

25 Nov 2021

Government support update

Wage SubsidyApplications for the seventh round of the wage subsidy will be closing at 11:59pm on 25 November...

08 Oct 2021

Ongoing Government Support for Business | COVID-19

Additional Resurgence Support Payment Available from 8 OctoberA third round of the resurgence support...

12 Sep 2021

A Modern Incorporated Societies Bill for a Modern Era

The Government has recently proposed the Incorporated Societies Bill 2021 to replace the Incorporated...

01 Sep 2021

Hawkes Bay Firm congratulates new Associate

Our Hawkes Bay Firm is delighted to confirm the promotion of Vipin Thomas to Associate. Here's an opportunity...

25 Aug 2021

Tax Talk | Inland Revenue confirms no penalty for late payment or late filing

The Inland Revenue Department is reassuring customers they won't be penalised for late payments and asking...

09 Aug 2021

10 critical IT controls to protect your business from cybercrime

2021 feels like it has been the year of the Cyber Attack. The news has been full of stories about ransomware,...

15 Jul 2021

Tax Talk | Income tax treatment of accommodation provided to employees

Inland Revenue has released an operational statement in relation to employer-provided accommodation and...

08 Jul 2021

Tax Talk | Residential Rental Interest Deductions

Further to the Government’s announcement on 23 March 2021, a 143-page consultation document (here)...

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