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We have solutions to protect accountants and their clients in
New Zealand, Australia and Canada.

Commitment to Innovation

For over 15 years, we have been providing truly tailored solutions for accounting firms and their clients.

Building Trusted Partnership

We partner with clients to put recommendations into practice
and work directly with them over the long-term.

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Accountancy Insurance

Accountancy Insurance was established in 2003, specialising in Audit Shield – a comprehensive tax audit insurance product which covers the professional fees incurred as a result of an official audit, enquiry, investigation, review or examination instigated by Inland Revenue (IR) or other New Zealand government authority.
New Zealand operations of Accountancy Insurance were established in 2011 with the Auckland based office opening its doors. Today Accountancy Insurance provide Audit Shield to more than 3000 accounting firms across metropolitan and rural areas of New Zealand, Australia and Canada.

Powered by knowledge

We work solely with accounting firms, so we understand what is happening in the industry, and also how precious your time is.

Client centric

Our success has been gained as a result of our collective passion for customer service and ensuring our offerings always reflect our client’s needs.

DISCOVER AUDIT SHIELD

Tax audit insurance tailored specifically to the needs of New Zealand accounting firms. We have the history and depth of knowledge to ensure Audit Shield has you covered when it matters.

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We truly take the risk and the hassle out of government initiated tax audits – freeing you to offer better service to your clients and to grow your business.

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New Zealand’s economy continues to lose momentum this year, experiencing its lowest annual growth rate since 2013. This dip has been accompanied by an increase in negativity across the news media, with businesses and consumers alike questioning international trade tensions, global economic health, and Brexit. The country’s GDP increased by 2.5% from a year earlier, […]

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Accountants angry at Inland Revenue ‘confusing’ clients

21 October 2019
Credit: Stuff

Inland Revenue is being told to butt out and stop communicating directly with accountants’ clients.

Tax agents across the country are complaining that the department is acting outside its remit by sending sometimes-confusing messages straight to their clients, which leaves their accountants “picking up the pieces”.

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Audit Shield is underwritten by certain underwriters at Lloyd’s. Accountancy Insurance New Zealand Limited Partnership [AI] issues the product under an agency with certain underwriters at Lloyd’s. We normally receive a commission from the insurer. We may alternatively, or in addition, receive a fee for our services we provide. The price we quote will be inclusive of commission and any additional fee. Insurance will not cover every event or loss. Limits apply to cover. Cover provided by an insurance policy is subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions described in the relevant policy. Contact us for a copy.