Whether you’re setting up a business, need financial planning advice or help with your taxes, owner Ben Stockbridge and his team of qualified accountants are passionate about transforming your business challenges into exciting opportunities. Long + Cowan Chartered Accountants has been assisting Wellington clients with their business and personal financial needs since 1940. Small to medium businesses (SMEs) are our specialty.
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Long + Cowan: Your Trusted Tax Accountant Service in Wellington, NZ
Your Business and Personal Tax Experts
At Long + Cowan, we are more than just an accounting firm. We are a team of highly trained Wellington accountants dedicated to providing high-quality service and advice to our clients. We take pride in our ability to offer financial solutions tailored to your unique needs, whether you’re a small business owner, a rental property investor, or a self-employed professional.
Our Expertise and Accounting Services
Our team of experts provides a wide range of accounting services, from managing your accounts to offering business advice. We are proficient in Xero and other accounting software, ensuring efficient handling of your financial matters. Our services extend beyond the stereotypical accountant’s role, as we also offer business advisory services and tax services.
Some of the Areas Around Wellington our Accountants Service are:
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You can see the individual services that we offer to each area by clicking the links posted above.
Your Business, Our Priority
Get to Know Us
Long + Cowan has been serving clients in Wellington and throughout New Zealand since 1940. Our firm is enthusiastic about transforming your business challenges into exciting opportunities. We are always looking for innovative ways to enhance your business’s profitability and ensure the best outcome for your needs.
Our Commitment to You
We are committed to providing exceptional service to our clients. We understand the key aspects of running a business and are eager to help you navigate the complexities of tax and account management. Our team is knowledgeable in various industries, including trade, retail, and engineering, making us a versatile business advisor for your diverse needs.
Tailored Solutions for Your Business
Our Accounting Services
At Long + Cowan, we offer a comprehensive suite of accounting services. We are a chartered accountant firm that provides business accounting solutions, including annual accounts, income tax returns, and GST returns. We are also a registered tax agent with the Inland Revenue, ensuring compliance with all NZ tax regulations.
Business Advisory Services
Our business advisory services are designed to provide strategic advice and solutions for your business. Whether you’re setting up a new business, managing a franchise, or looking for ways to increase profitability, our team of consultants is ready to assist. We also offer advice on rental properties and other investment opportunities.
Looking Forward to 2023 and Beyond
As we look forward to 2023 and beyond, we remain committed to providing outstanding service to our clients. We are excited about the future and are ready to help you achieve your financial goals. Let Long + Cowan be your guide on your financial journey.
Long + Cowan: Your Partner in Success
Your Success is Our Success
At Long + Cowan, we believe that your success is our success. We are dedicated to providing you with the advice and services you need to achieve your goals. Whether you need help with your accounts, tax returns, or business advice, our team of experts is here to help.
A Wellington Accounting Firm You Can Trust
With over 75 years of experience, Long + Cowan has established itself as a trusted accounting firm in Wellington. We are proud members of professional organisations and adhere to the highest standards of professionalism. Trust us to provide you with the expert advice and services you need to succeed.
Comprehensive Business Solutions
Tailored to Your Needs
At Long + Cowan, we understand that every business is unique. That’s why we offer tailored business solutions designed to meet your specific needs. From small businesses to medium-sized enterprises, we provide expert advice and services that help you manage your accounts efficiently and ensure your business’s profitability.
Expertise Across Industries
Our team of Wellington accountants has extensive experience across a wide range of industries. Whether you’re in retail, engineering, or the service sector, we have the knowledge and expertise to provide you with the best advice and solutions for your business.
Professional Services Beyond Accounting
Business Advisory and More
In addition to our accounting services, we also offer business advisory services. Our team of consultants can provide advice on key aspects of your business, from structure to loans. We also offer financial planning services to help you achieve your goals.
Tax Services You Can Rely On
As a registered tax agent with the Inland Revenue, we provide comprehensive tax services, including income tax returns, GST returns, and advice on tax compliance. We ensure that your business meets all NZ tax regulations, giving you peace of mind.
Partnering with the Best
Xero and MYOB
We work with leading accounting software systems Xero and MYOB, ensuring that your accounts are managed efficiently and accurately. Our team is highly trained in these systems, allowing us to provide you with the best service possible.
Proud Members of Professional Organisations
We are proud members of the Tax Agents Institute and other professional organisations. This affiliation ensures that we adhere to the highest standards of professionalism and stay updated on the latest developments in the accounting industry.
Ready to Get Started?
Contact Us Today
We’re eager to get to know you and your business. Contact us today for a free consultation. We’re always looking for new ways to help our clients achieve their goals. We work in Wellington CBD but also suburbs surrounding Wellington such as Te Aro, Thorndon, Kelburn, Mount Victoria, Oriental Bay, Aro Valley, Pipitea, Newtown Let us show you how we can help.
Looking Ahead to 2024
As we look forward to 2024, we remain committed to providing our clients with the highest quality service. We’re excited about the future and are ready to help you navigate the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. With Long + Cowan, you can be confident that you’re in good hands.