Audit Shield covers the professional fees that help you assist your client to respond to an official audit, enquiry, investigation or review of returns lodged with Inland Revenue (IR) or other government authorities. Audit Shield offers the peace of mind that helps you help your clients, while our team deliver customised and comprehensive solutions that meet your needs.

Audit Shield provides cost effective protection and assistance against the substantial cost that may be incurred should IR or other New Zealand government authority conduct a random audit, enquiry, investigation or review. Our offering will cover the costs of processes that are being made to ensure a business or taxpayer is in compliance with various tax and legislative requirements such as:

  • Income Tax
  • GST
  • PAYE
  • Computer Tax Audits
  • FBT
  • Recordkeeping
  • Imputation Credit Account
  • Resident Withholding Tax
  • Dividend Withholding Tax
  • Any query of any lodged return where the client is compelled to respond or act*

* Subject to the terms and conditions of the policy. Information about our tax audit insurance policy cover is provided on the Policy Cover page.

Contact Accountancy Insurance to learn more about how Accountancy Insurance can help you to implement Audit Shield in your practice. One of our team members will be in touch promptly to discuss your needs and tailor a tax audit insurance solution for you.