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Business planning template

There isn’t a one-size-fits-all formula to write a business plan. But there are some key things you should consider. Check out the free templates — one for start-ups and a quick-focus template for growing businesses.

How to write a business plan

Starting a business

You have a great idea and want to start a business. But do you have what it takes to make it a success? Every year, more new small businesses fail than succeed. But that shouldn’t stop you — test your idea and yourself by answering these questions.

Take the first steps

Growing your business

Whether you’re a sole trader, in a partnership or run a company, growth and innovation takes the right plans, resources and attitude to succeed. Here’s where you’ll find a guide to what’s involved, and a self-assessment to test if you and your business are ripe to expand.

How to grow

Employment agreement builder

You can use this employment agreement builder to draft an employment agreement for your employees that suits your organisation’s requirements.

Employment agreement builder

Managing your ACC commitments

Find out about the levies you pay, cover options, invoicing, and ways to pay, and about managing workplace injuries and workplace health and safety.

Find out more

Imputation – the basics

The information provided by IRD offers a plain English summary of imputation.

Learn More

Tax calculators

Use these handy calculators for all your tax queries.

Tax calculators

Debt options

What to do if you’re having trouble paying your tax on time.

Your options

Calculating depreciation

It’s important to keep accurate records of assets you buy and sell and the depreciation you claim.

Calculating depreciation

Budgeting tool

Give each of your hard-earned dollars a job to do with this budgeting tool, and steer your money where you want.

Budgeting tool

Mortgage calculator

See what a mortgage costs, find out what the repayments might be, or find a quicker way to pay yours off with our mortgage repayment calculator.

Mortgage calculator

Retirement planning

Use these handy See whether you’re on track financially for the retirement lifestyle you want.

Retirement planner

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