Finalist Auckland Westpac Business Awards 2019
Excellence in Customer Service and Business Strategy
People from Left: Shruti, Sandy, Saurav, Ravkikesh, PJ and Alvin
Saurav Wadhwa M Bus (TAX) PG Cert (LAW) CA CPA
Membership and Qualification:
- Masters in Professional Business Studies (Taxation) with Distinction from Auckland University of Technology
- Post Graduate Certificate in LAW, Law School at Auckland University of Technology
- Chartered Accountant(CA), New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA)
- Certified Practicing Accountant(CPA), CPA Australia
- Bachelor of Commerce, Grad. Cert. in Business from Auckland University of Technology
Saurav is Principal Accountant at IBBZ Accounting. His main role is to ensure right advice is delivered to the client. He is responsible for operations of IBBZ Accounting. Saurav has many years of practical experience in tax & accounting services. He is qualified both in law and accounting. Saurav has worked in various tax & accounting specialist roles for large corporate companies in New Zealand. He loves to work with Small Businesses.
His key focus is on:
- Tax advisory for small and family operated businesses on a wide range of taxation issues.
- Legitimate tax saving structures.
- Advising on range of new business issues.
- Ensuring business growth is attained.
- Effective cash flow planning.
Saurav specialises in Taxation. His expertise are in Disputes resolution, Tax Relief applications, Tax Debt resolution/management, and representation in Tax Audit. Saurav generally represent clients facing Tax Audit Investigations and assist them in dealing with Tax Audits. If the need arise he can also represent you in Mediation, Conference phase or Taxation Review Authority cases.
Blend of skills in Tax laws and accounting, makes him perfect advisor for small businesses and individuals like you. Saurav understands how to safeguard your business from creditors risk, maximise the business growth and pay low taxes. He can be your good strategic and business partner. He is of a friendly nature and easily approachable.
Saurav understands the numbers very well. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and registered with highest professional accounting bodies of Australia and New Zealand. He can help you to plan for the future to satisfy all your financial needs.
Consumed by a hunger for knowledge, Saurav has never stopped furthering his education or expanding his pool of knowledge. Nothing gives Saurav more satisfaction than assisting his clients to achieve their financial goals. His diligence, passion and accuracy has earned him a reputation as a reliable professional who strives to serve his clients above and beyond the call of his duties.
Saurav was nominated for the Best Accountant of the year and the Young Entrepreneur of the year, and his company IBBZ Accounting won the award of Best Small Business 2014. In 2015 Saurav won the award of Best Accountant of the Year. He is currently a member of the public practice committee of CPA Australia Public Practice (NZ), where he is responsible for providing strategic directions to the future of public practice in New Zealand. Saurav is very well connected to many charitable and religious organisations and he is on the management and advisory board of few organisations.
In July 2018 CPA Australia filmed Saurav Wadhwa and IBBZ Accounting for their marketing campaign to showcase successful accountants in New Zealand Public Practice.
IBBZ Accounting was Finalist in Westpac Auckland Business Awards: Strategy and Business Planning 2018. The Westpac Auckland Business Awards are delivered annually by Auckland Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED).
Sandy Wadhwa MSc
Sandy is the director of IBBZ Accounting Limited. She looks at numbers from non-accountant perspective. She understands New Zealand business environment and the challenges small business in New Zealand face. She knows very well how to build successful profit making business. A New Zealand born food research scientist turned practice manager of an accounting firm. At IBBZ her main focus is on excellent customer service and meeting deadlines. She ensures all clients receive great service with a personal touch. She is responsible for the overall management of the practice.