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Roger Shackelford

About Roger Shackelford


Roger grew up in Napier, graduated from Massey University, and began his career with the Inland Revenue. As a specialist tax Partner, Roger assists clients to restructure their businesses to maximise growth opportunities. He has a significant portfolio of Not-for-Profit clients, who he provides specialist business and taxation advice to. Roger’s detailed knowledge of NZ tax and his excellent presentation skills sees him regularly invited to present nationwide tax roadshows for the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.


A keen motorcyclist, trumpet player. Roger lives in Khandallah with his partner Arti and daughter Maia.

Key Assignments

  • Financial and taxation review of the operations of a significant Union organisation facing financial difficulties.
  • Creation of a tax efficient trading structure for a retailing operation commencing business in Australia.
  • Completion of two national tax roadshows on behalf of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Qualifications & Memberships

  • CA (Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand )
  • Bachelor of Business Studies