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Learn practical skills in Finance and Accounting

Finance and Accounting Workshops by Ysquared Chartered Accountants, NZ

Individual and Small Business Courses

Do you want to improve your financial knowledge and learn advanced skills?

Or do you want to gain practical accounting skills and be ready for the workforce?

We are here for you! Our courses will give you the skills you want to achieve.

We offer tax accounting course, Xero payroll course, Xero courses for beginners, cash flow course, finance and bookkeeping courses, and more.

Why us

Available in person or online

Flexible schedule (weekdays or weekends)

Suitable for business owners, managers, individuals, and graduates 

Financial support available through RBP funding from Auckland Unlimited 

Our classes and students

Upcoming Workshops

Sign up for our comprehensive financial, accounting, or business courses and get the necessary knowledge to take you and your business to the next level!

1 on 1 Workshops

Tax Accounting

  • An introduction to accounting

  • Understanding balance sheets

  • Understanding the accounting equation and double entry

  • Basic concepts of accounts payable and accounts receivable

  • Understanding financial statement​ 

GST & Xero GST

  • An introduction to GST

  • How to register for GST: required information; taxable periods; different company methods

  • Understanding the input GST and output GST

  • Learn to prepare GST return on Xero

PAYE & Xero Payroll

  • Different types of employees

  • Payroll legislation, PAYE and other tax obligations​

  • Annual leave, sick leave, bereavement leave and parental leave entitlements

  • Deductions

  • ACC – what you have to do if an employee is injured at work

  • Employee time recording, pay adjustments

  • Annual leave and holiday pay

  • Dealing with KiwiSaver and employer superannuation schemes

  • Inland revenue penalties​

  • Setting up Xero Payroll

  • Creating payroll and PAYE returns for Inland Revenue on Xero

Income Tax - IR3, IR4, IR10

  • Understanding the income tax for individual and company

  • Calculating the provisional tax (different methods)

  • Learn to prepare IRD IR3, IR4 and IR10 income tax returns

Xero Beginner

  • Introduction to Xero Accounting software

  • How to prepare bank reconciliations

  • Processing sales and invoices

  • Entering purchases and bills

  • Customer relationship management within Xero software

  • How to prepare financial statements and understand Xero reporting

  • Understanding the chart of accounts in Xero

  • A free demo version of Xero

Budgeting & Cash Flow Analysis

  • Budgeting

  • Cashflow Management

​Business Starter

  • 9 hours of learning 

  • Tax Accounting

  • Xero Beginner

  • One course from:

Income Tax for Individual IR3

Income Tax for Company IR4 & IR10

PAYE & Payroll

Xero Payroll

GST Fundamental

Xero GST

Budgeting and Cash Flow Analysis

Bookkeeping Beginner

  • 18 hours of learning 

  • Tax Accounting

  • Xero Beginner

  • Four courses from:

Income Tax for Individual IR3

Income Tax for Company IR4 & IR10

PAYE & Payroll

Xero Payroll

GST Fundamental

Xero GST

Budgeting and Cash Flow Analysis

Serious About Business

  • 18 hours of learning 

  • Four courses from:

Tax Accounting
Xero Beginner​
Income Tax for Individual IR3
Income Tax for Company IR4 & IR10
PAYE & Payroll
Xero Payroll
GST Fundamental
Xero GST
Budgeting and Cash Flow Analysis

​Thirsty to
Learn​​

  • 33 hours of learning 

  • All courses

Tax Accounting
Xero Beginner​
Income Tax for Individual IR3
Income Tax for Company IR4 & IR10
PAYE & Payroll
Xero Payroll
GST Fundamental
Xero GST
Budgeting and Cash Flow Analysis
Xero Advance

What people say

Henry, HR Brother

Exactly the kind of accounting knowledge I need for my business. Teachers are nice and extremely professional, not only within the accounting field and also gave us lots of business strategies. A+++ Recommended!

Over 80% of our graduates have secured jobs within three months of completing their courses. 

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