Tax updates, tools and information, including Inland Revenue news and events.
Latest IRD tax changes
An overview of IRD's latest and upcoming tax changes from their newsletter.
The Government has proposed a number of changes toRead more
simplify the end of year tax processes for everyone.
Subject to legislation going through Parliament, these
changes will start from 1 April 2019.
Get your business ready for payday filing
Payday filing now available every payday
Employers are now able to file payroll information every payday rather than monthly. From 1 April 2018, payday filing has been voluntary. It becomes mandatory on 1 April 2019. This means that you, as employers, need to start thinking about how you will integrate payday filing into your payroll processes before it becomes a requirement.Download (154 KB)
Provisional tax tool
Accounting Income Method (AIM)
Inland Revenue has created a tool to help small businesses manage their provisional tax in a way that mirrors how their business actually works. The Accounting Income Method (AIM) is a new option for managing provisional tax through approved accounting software. You can opt in from this April for the 2018-2019 tax year. Watch this free webinar for more information.Read more
New provisional tax option
AIM - for small businesses
From April 2018 small businesses that have turnover of less than $5 million a year can work out their provisional tax using the accounting income method (AIM).Read more