IRD has received about 23,000 anonymous tips since 2009 from people suspecting others of evading taxes.
Shoppers are opening their wallets wider than last year in the leadup to Christmas.
More families are choosing holiday parks for a cheaper break this year.
Gareth Morgan Investments granted the new Discretionary Investment Management Service licence.
Blistering growth in online spending has slowed to just a stroll for domestic spending on the web.