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12 August 2020 | COVID-19 LEVEL 2 – We are currently open for business as normal. Contact tracing procedures are in place. We ask everyone, workers, contractors and customers, with cold or flu-like symptoms to stay away from our premises.

Feel free to call us on (03) 374 6343

Talk to one of our staff at any time via our Staff Contacts page. Let us work on your future together.
You can always visit us at our office, we have friendly staff and a mean cup of coffee.


Our accounting firm is with you at every stage of your business journey, from growing a business to the transition to retirement. Garden City Accountants’ wealth of knowledge and personal collaboration makes us your local, personal Christchurch accountants and tax experts.


Our team enjoy coming to you. We thrive on being involved personally with our business clients so can meet and work with you in your premises, farm or office. Alternatively, we also have modern, comfortable offices, for our clients who prefer to come to us.


We help navigate complex tax, finance and structural issues for businesses and individuals. From dealing with small tax returns to handling the tax implications of large organisation’s, we have a wealth of tax knowledge.

538 Wairakei Rd, Burnside Christchurch 8053

Management Consulting

We help you to mange your business

Whatever stage your business is at, we can work with you to put into effect the changes and strategies that it needs to thrive. Ensure your business meets its goals.

Taxation Consulting and Tax Returns

We cover the Canterbury region

Many small businesses don’t operate as tax-effectively as they could, or fail to plan how they are going to meet their tax obligations. Choose our service and we’ll get you tax efficient in no time !

Bookkeeping and Finacial Statements

Save money with us

Did you know it’s not always cost effective to use a bookkeeper rather than an accountant for bookkeeping work? Find out how we can save your business money and help it reach its full potential.

Succession and Retirement Planning

Lets plan together!

Whether you’re in the workforce, a business owner, about to retire, or already retired, you should be thinking about the future. Talk to our team of experts today to safeguard your finances.

Business Plans and Advice

Let us help your ideas grow

Just starting a business and need some help getting the set-up right? Or do you feel that your existing business could be doing better? Then it’s time to get our experienced advisers on the case.

Administrative services

Focus on your business

Let our dedicated staff take care of al your administrative services. Paperwork, contracts… we take care of all the boring things.


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Law changes for overseas investment in Kiwi businesses

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Paid parental leave is changing

Paid parental leave is extending from 22 to 26 weeks from 1 July 2020. Here’s what you need to know. When: 1 July 2020 What: Paid parental leave will increase from 22 to 26 weeks. You are already required to…

Fewer people to face end of year tax bills

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New measures targeting high-cost lenders, mobile traders take effect

New measures that protect consumers who borrow from high-cost lenders and mobile traders came into effect on 1 June 2020. The measures are aimed at preventing predatory lending practices that trap vulnerable consumers in debt and include: capping the interest…

Our Partners

  • Tax Management New Zealand
  • Xero Silver Partner
  • Banklink
  • Accountants and Tax Agents Institute of New Zealand (ATAINZ)


G C Accountants office is now open to the public, with safety protocols in place in line with the Government’s COVID-19 Level 2 action plan. Please follow our new office protocols – as outlined on our signs – including a registration process, physical distancing requirements and ongoing cleaning/sanitising protocols. Thank you in advance for your custom and patience.