Why choose Stephen Lace Chartered Accountants?

As your accountant our objective is to focus on your success.

We are business accounting experts and as your personal business advisers we can help you work ‘on’ your business rather than ‘in’ it. Our experienced and objective team led by director Stephen Lace will provide you with the tools you need to make great choices for a successful future.

Our practice provides services to a wide range of clients including; dairy and dry-stock farming, retail, medical and other professionals, commercial, trades and services, contracting, horticultural and property development and can be tailored to suit your needs.

Whether you’re after accounting and compliance assistance or advice to manage your business to a successful future, we can help.

Our focus is on YOUR success!

Introducing Stephen Lace

We’re working for you from Taumarunui to Kapiti

Our Services

Trades & Services

We understand that every trades and services business is unique, each with different needs
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Farm Accounting

As Accountants we understand the financial ups and downs of farming, how incomes...
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Rental Properties

We provide an easy and simple to use accounting system to record income and expenses helping...
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We have an experienced team of working professionals that are ready to service your financial needs
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Tax Planning

Tax is one of the certainties of life, but with an accurate tax plan, we can help to minimise the amount payable by...
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Buying a Business

If you’re looking at buying an existing business, we are here to help. Buying an established business can initially cost more than starting a new one, but in most cases will provide the advantage of h
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Starting a New Business

If you’re looking at starting a new business, we’re here to help. We provide helpful, qualified and affordable...
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Budget & Cashflow

Budgeting is an excellent method to check the financial performance of your business. Instantly you can...
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Business Planning

It’s well known, that one of the best ways to achieve a goal, is to write it down. This small action can change a recurring...
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Payroll & Support

For those businesses with limited or no admin support, we offer payroll services. We provide...
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What our Clients say about us?

Our People

We believe it’s important to listen to our clients and there’s never a question to basic.

Stephen heads a team of six capable accounting staff with business experience from diverse backgrounds.
We are all very approachable and avoid baffling clients with jargon.

News and Tips

Our clients really do come first.

With a solid history of providing sound advice and reliable financial information, the firm is also respected and experienced provider of budgets, cash flow forecasts and business plans for new and existing businesses.

Autumn 2017 Newsletter

Published: 19 April 2017

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Summer 2016/17 Newsletter

Published: 19 April 2017

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Published: 01 December 2016

GST dates and deadlines
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Tips on How to get Paid

Published: 12 October 2015

As a business owner, it’s only natural you expect to get paid on time for the
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Tips on Improving Cash Flow

Published: 12 October 2015

Cash flow is vital for any business to succeed, and at times can be difficult
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Income equalisation

Published: 16 November 2015

Income equalisation is a scheme designed to help farmers smooth their income
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Our Partners