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Maxine East

Associate, Christchurch

Maxine is an Associate in our Business Advisory and Tax Consulting divisions.

+64 3 379 0829

Nexia House, Level 4, 123 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013

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Professional experience

Maxine is a Chartered Accountant with nearly a decade’s experience. She joined Nexia as a graduate and has quickly progressed to Associate. Prior to this she spent a year working in Germany, and is a conversational German speaker.

Maxine enjoys delivering quality, personalised business advisory and taxation support to her clients. Her knowledge is wide-ranging and includes expertise in budgeting and forecasting, accounting software, and compliance.

With a keen interest in taxation, Maxine enjoys the challenge of devising solutions to her clients’ tax issues. She specialises in tax efficient structuring, advising on complex tax issues and assisting clients with tax planning and asset protection.

Maxine is community focused, and has a number of charity and education clients along with strong industry knowledge in these areas.

Outside of work, Maxine plays hockey for the Marist Hockey Club.

Maxine has specialist expertise in:

  • Business advisory
  • Tax consulting
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Accounting software

Qualifications and memberships

  • Chartered Accountant, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), Diploma in German Language and Literature, Canterbury University
  • Co-Chair, Dress for Success Christchurch Incorporated
  • Board Member, Mainland Football Club