HHA News - March 2022

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The End....of Financial Year

is nearly upon us

31 March-883

Here at HHA, the team have been busy preparing for the end of financial year.

Below are links to instructions for each of our software programs to help guide you through closing the year end 31 March 2022 and opening the 1 April 2022.

Click on the link below of the software that relates to your business, this will open a .pdf file. You will then be able to print it off, download or pass onto your team to update.

As you know we are always here to help, so please get in touch by either calling one of the team on (03) 693 1121 ext: 3
or email - 

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Connect Logo-701Introduction of New Public Holiday 

The government announced the official date of the new Matariki public holiday following the passing of the Matariki Public Holiday Bill. This will be observed on Friday 24 June 2022 and on different dates annually thereafter. 

This will require some changes to the finPOWER and finPOWER Connect calendars to recognize this new public holiday date going forward. Please find the instructions below by clicking on the link. 

Matariki Holiday Implementation Guide

If you need any assistance please call one of our team on 03 693 1121 ext: 3 or email support@hhaassociates.co.nz, we are only happy to help guide you through the process.


Minimum Wage Increase

Minimum Wage-203There are new changes to the minimum wage being implemented on 1 April 2022, with the hourly rate increasing to $21.20 per hour. This will have an impact for both employers and employees. 

This will be a welcome increase for the employees who will benefit from this increase, especially with the increased cost of living at present. 


Useful Links
Employment New Zealand Website

Different Types of Minimum Wage Rates

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