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He owes half a billion dollars in tax, and he's now out of options

nzherald.co.nz — The High Court has rejected the only proposal that stood between John George Russell and bankruptcy as Inland Revenue closes in on the 80 year-old accountant who owes it around $500 - New Zealand Herald
Sep 29, 2015

He owes half a billion dollars in tax, and he's now out of options nzh.tw/11521302 via @nzherald

High Court to rule on $500m tax debt plan

nzherald.co.nz — An 80-year-old accountant who owes Inland Revenue around $500 million wants the High Court to approve his proposal to pay $1000 a week off the debt. - New Zealand Herald

Hubbard investors receive payout

Sep 01, 2015

Hubbard Management Funds investors paid a tiny surplus nzh.tw/11506254 Statutory management cost $9.4m ($4.5m on Grant Thornton fees)

Ex-Mike Pero Mortgages broker barred while dispute is ongoing

nzherald.co.nz — An ex-Mike Pero Mortgages broker has been barred from competing with the business while a wider dispute between it and a group of former franchisees is resolved. - New Zealand Herald
Aug 27, 2015

Ex-Mike Pero Mortgages broker barred while franchisee dispute plays out nzh.tw/11503918 via @nzherald

Petricevic granted parole

nzherald.co.nz — Disgraced Bridgecorp boss Rod Petricevic has been granted parole and will be released from jail next month. - New Zealand Herald
Aug 24, 2015

Bridgecorp boss Rod Petricevic granted parole after paying for his own psychologist, banned from working, will retire nzh.tw/11502629

Mobil to pay $10m for tank farm cleanup

nzherald.co.nz — Publicly-owned Waterfront Auckland has won $10 million from oil giant Mobil for the cleanup of a heavily contaminated area of Wynyard Quarter. - New Zealand Herald
Aug 24, 2015

Mobil to pay $10m for tank farm cleanup nzh.tw/11502603 via @nzherald unless the company tries to kick it upstairs to Supreme Court.

Spark owed $26m by troubled Mako Networks

nzherald.co.nz — Spark is owed about $26 million by the troubled Mako Networks, according to one person familiar with the situation. - New Zealand Herald

Collapsed finance co. directors enter guilty pleas

nzherald.co.nz — Two company directors have pleaded guilty to making untrue statements in the offer documents of OPI Pacific Finance, which collapsed owing $247 million. - New Zealand Herald

Pharmacist loses tax secrecy bid

nzherald.co.nz — An Auckland pharmacist who said he earned just $10,404 during one year and was probed by Inland Revenue for possible tax evasion has lost a bid to keep his identity secret. - New Zealand Herald
Aug 19, 2015

Pharmacist who claimed he earned $10k in 1 yr and was probed by IRD for "possible tax evasion" loses secrecy bid nzh.tw/11499712

Financial adviser lawsuit thrown out by High Court

nzherald.co.nz — Part of a cashed-up farmer's $1.3 million lawsuit against a firm of Hawkes Bay financial advisers has been thrown out by a High Court judge for being launched too late. - New Zealand Herald
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Oct 03, 2015

RT @Dovil: The only excuse is if this was written by a nine year old who doesn't know what words mean. Fucking hell: twitter.com/coupdemain/sta…

Oct 03, 2015

@secondzeit @ripitupnz @coupdemain how did this a) get put up in this first place? b) stay up for days?

Sep 30, 2015

RT @publicaddress: After wasting huge piles of your tax dollars, the NZDF finally gives up and settles with Jon Stephenson. Clowns. nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/articl…

Sep 30, 2015

@TheSpinoffTV "all candidates must do a lap around the office. You will be timed."

Sep 29, 2015

The New York Times ponders the big questions: Is That Cappuccino You’re Drinking Really a Cappuccino? nyti.ms/1VoxjXn

Sep 28, 2015

RT @guardian: Shell ceases Alaska Arctic drilling after exploratory well disappoints trib.al/QW9bkN1

Sep 28, 2015

wapo.st/1NVYPwp "Interest rates are lower today than they were when FDR or Napoleon or Henry VIII or Genghis Khan... were around"

Sep 25, 2015

A cold-calling Jehovah's witness just told me I looked "disgruntled" and would leave me alone. Not the best of sales pitches.

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