Turner Legal is a specialist tax law firm, providing tax and trust advice to individuals, businesses, Chartered Accountants, Lawyers and overseas clients.

Based in Auckland, Keith Turner is a New Zealand tax and trust lawyer with more than thirty years of professional tax advisor experience. Working in prestigious NZ and UK law and accounting firms, Keith has specialised in tax law, trusts, wills and probate for over three decades. With a finger firmly on the pulse of legislative changes and industry trends, this makes Keith one of New Zealand’s most knowledgeable tax and trust law specialists.


Turner Legal was established to provide an exceptional, completely personalised tax and trust law service. We’re in the business of creating the best possible tax planning solutions.

We focus on making technically complex tax law into practical solutions and ensuring that our clients understand the benefits of our advice. Turner Legal provides an independent viewpoint and deep insight into tax law and trusts – so clients can be confident that our tax and trust advice is first class.

We take the time to understand your situation, ask the right questions and focus on your financial goals. Our tax and trust solutions are bespoke; we do not sell standard packages!

You can expect a fast, efficient and personalised tax advisory service. You are welcome at our Parnell offices, or Keith can come to you.



Chartered Accountants and lawyers regularly seek Keith’s specialised tax advisory services for their clients on a range of income tax planning and GST issues. Keith works in tandem with professional accountants and lawyers to provide tax law advice tailored for each situation, and provides tax advisory services to individuals and businesses.

Turner Legal also specialises in trust law, providing advice on trust planning, and establishing effective asset protection structures which comprise setting up trusts, wills, and enduring powers of attorney. Keith will provide his services as a co-trustee for trusts and executor of wills.

Keith Turner is regularly invited to present to law and accounting conferences and seminars on trust and tax issues. In 2014 he chaired the Chartered Accountants of NZ (CAANZ) National Trust Conference and presented at the New Zealand Law Society 2014 Tax Conference.

Keith is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of NZ and a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales (non-practicing). He is a past chairperson of the CAANZ Trust Special Interest group in Auckland and has been a member of STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) since 2004. Keith was a member of the ADLSI Trust Law Committee.

Outside of work Keith is happiest supporting his three children in their school and sporting endeavours, and likes to jog, cycle, play golf, fish, bodysurf and snow ski (when he’s not watching other sport).

Get in touch to talk about your situation on 021 580 240 or email Keith and get world class trust and tax advice.

Get in touch

Tel: +64 21 580 240
Skype: Keith.turner769
PO Box 464, Shortland Street, Auckland 1140
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For first class tax and trusts advice, call us 021 580 240 or drop us an enquiry using the form below.


    "Keith is always up to date with legal developments and goes out of his way to explain things. He responds in a timely manner with sound advice on how to apply the complexities of tax law to the commercial realities of life."
    Matthew Salmon (Chartered Accountant)
    "Keith is a thorough practitioner providing relevant and practical advice, and is someone I refer my clients to with confidence"
    Paul (Chartered Accountant)
    "Responsive, clear in his understanding of client needs, sharp in his knowledge of the relevant tax law and clear in his advice. Keith delivered in a timely and professional manner."
    Scott (Individual Client)