IBBZ Accounting

Chartered Accountants & Tax Specialist

 

Team IBBZ

Finalist Auckland Westpac Business Awards 2019
Excellence in Customer Service and Business Strategy

 

Team IBBZ

People from Left: Shruti, Sandy, Saurav, Ravkikesh, PJ and Alvin

Our Directors

Saurav Wadhwa M Bus (TAX) PG Cert (LAW) CA CPA
Principal Accountant

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

 

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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 YearHe 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 2018The Westpac Auckland Business Awards are delivered annually by Auckland Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED).

 

Media.

Sunday Star Times -Fairfax Media -12-08-2018

InTheBlack Aug 2018 issue - CPA Australia In Practice Publication 

 

Saurav is a dedicated family man loves to enjoy time with his family mainly his 2 years old daughter Deepika and his dog Toffee(Griffon Bruxellois). Saurav is very fond of outdoor activities and enjoys pretty much all outdoor activities: running, swimming, gym, bike, motorbike, snorkel, jet ski, skiing, bush walk etc. He has been training for open water swim and completed Ocean Swim- King of the Bays 2017 Takapuna, Ocean Swim- King of the Bays 2018 Devonport and Auckland Harbour Bridge Crossing 1km in 2019. Saurav can be contacted on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

Sandy Wadhwa MScSandy Wadhwa
Practice Manager

Qualification:   

- Master of Science (honours), University of Auckland  

- Postgraduate Diploma in Science, University of Auckland         

- Bachelor of Science, University of Auckland

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. 

 

She has presented our business in national and international conferences. Sandy is an animal lover and loves to spend time with her pet dog Toffee. She is mother to a beautiful daughter Deepika. Sandy can be contacted on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Testimonials

Jayyleeh
25-September-2019
Awesome people to work with, we were done over by so many accountants, we finally found people who actually helped us, i would definitely recommend... really helpful you wont be disappointed
Jack Jevas
20-September-2019
My wife and I are very grateful to Saurav and his excellent team at IBBZ Accounting for providing us with an impressive service. We were 5 years overdue with our income tax returns, which was due to circumstances well beyond our control. Our overseas incomes were actually still being taxed in the UK, and we were genuinely unaware of the 'Double Tax Agreement' between NZ and the UK, and its implications. However, we are delighted that Saurav and Ravi managed to exercise their superb negotiation skills and expertise to provide us with the desired outcome. Ravi's determination and perseverance in getting the job done is highly commendable. We therefore recommend IBBZ Accounting to anyone who happens to be faced with a similar problematic tax … read more
Anthony Mason
15-September-2019
Needed a clean start with tax returns. Got great results from this professional team, feels like l have known these guys forever -would like to recommend them to anyone with tax issues,many thanks