About Peter Vial FCA

New Zealand country head at Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Vial can be reached at peter.vial@charteredaccountantsanz.com.

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  1. New Zealand tax predictions for 2017

    For several decades, successive New Zealand governments, both National and Labour, have stuck to a broad base low rate (BBLR) approach to tax. With two notable exceptions – the absence of a...

  2. Analysing The Opportunities Party's tax policy

    The Opportunities Party (TOP) argues that New Zealand’s current tax system is unfair, but does TOP’s proposed tax policy offer a better alternative?...

  3. The jewel in New Zealand's tax crown

    Peter Vial CA outlines why New Zealand’s Generic Tax Policy Process (GTPP) is the envy of tax practitioners in other jurisdictions...

  4. NZ’s Wellbeing Budget: laudable, logical, but how measurable?

    New Zealand will unveil its world-first Wellbeing Budget in May 2019, but calculating its success may be challenging...

  5. How does NZ’s Wellbeing Budget measure up?

    When it comes to measuring returns on investment, NZ’s 2019 Budget does well on some items but is absent on others...

  6. No need to panic about NZ government debt

    Debt is a means to an end, and softening the hard line on NZ’s government debt level is a sensible move...