About Us

Many business people just want to do what they do best - run their business. Often they don't like spending the time working on accounting and tax obligations. We are here to provide the human touch to help you through these tricky areas and wherever possible, save time and tax!


Relationships – we want to get to know you as a person, not just a client!


Advice on you use of financial resources – cashflow / borrow / lease – help you discover your best options


Business experience – we have been in business and can use that knowledge to help you with both accounting and non-accounting matters.






We help you by using the latest technology, such as:


John Packham Chartered Accountants Limited has been growing since 1999 when John gained his practicing certificate following many years in commerce and industry. Today we have an office in Howick – near to Botany Town Centre and team of 5 staff.


Mission Statement / Our Purpose


We help our clients reach their dreams!


Our mission is to help our clients achieve their dreams by providing Intelligent Business and Tax Solutions through:


Our Vision / Where we are heading to


"Your financial dreams can come true with our help and your tax & accounting worries will be blown away by our brilliant service."


Our vision is that by following our core values:


Our clients' goals, dreams, needs and interests always come first so we always exceed expectations through our speed of response to all communications, by going the extra mile and through our caring approach.


We continually grow our practice with clients who share our values and are always delighted with our service and value proposition so that our team will feel immense pride as we become the most respected accounting services firm in the Howick area.


What's in it for you?

Please let us know what help you need for your business or personal requirements and we will work with you to find the best solutions.


  • Fast refunds – using electronic filing and from our direct link into the IRD system

  • Xero software – promotes transaction automation and ease of use saving us all precious time! We are on the way towards Artificial Intelligence!

  • Not using Xero? – we are accredited with MYOB and QuickBooks as well.

  • Excellent client service to provide peace of mind and improve our clients’ results after tax.

  • Taking care of our people

  • Giving back to the community

  • Doing the Right Thing”

  • Building strong relationships