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Business Tax Update

Business Tax Update provides updates on PAYE, GST and FBT and other relevant tax issues - so you can get all your business tax news in one place.

Business Tax Update issue 86 September 2017

In this issue:

  • Provisional tax is about to get easier
  • Time is running out to give your feedback on social policy proposals
  • Back-paid holiday pay taxed as a lump sum
  • Sharing information to fight global tax evasion
  • Taxing schedular payments made to contractors
  • My GST enhancements

Go to Business Tax Update issue 86 September 2017

Download Business Tax Update issue 86 September 2017
PDF | 185KB | 2 pages

Download earlier issues of Business Tax Update 2017

Business Tax Update issue 85 August 2017
PDF | 152KB | 2 pages
In this issue: Proposals to help social policy customers, deductions from employee share scheme benefits, paying interest, dividends or royalties, manage your ACC account online, sharing information to combat global evasion.

Business Tax Update issue 84 July 2017
PDF | 380KB | 2 pages
In this issue: Another step towards making tax simpler, end-of-year income tax returns were due 7 July, 2017 Australian share exemption list now available, sharing information to combat global tax evasion.

Business Tax Update issue 83 June 2017
PDF | 217KB | 3 pages
In this issue: Depreciation roll-over relief Hurunui/Kaikoura and Wellington earthquakes areas, working for Families Tax Credits - are your details up to date, standard-cost household service for boarding service providers, standard-cost household service for childcare providers, new online services for ACC’s business customers.

Business Tax Update issue 82 May 2017
PDF | 345KB | 4 pages
In this issue: Changes to employee share scheme benefits, mileage rate for motor vehicles increased, threshold change for correcting an error in your next tax return, use-of-money interest (UOMI) rate change, new ACC rates, taxable market rental value of accommodation, sharing information to combat global tax evasion, new choice for provisional tax will give certainty to small business, Taxation (Business Tax, Exchange of Information, and Remedial Matters) Act 2017, record your employee start and stop dates, applying for a new IRD number is now simpler.

Business Tax Update issue 81 March 2017
PDF | 230KB | 2 pages
In this issue: 1 April 2017 business tax changes, look-through company elections, working for Families Tax Credits and business income, applying for a new IRD number just got simpler, 2016 research and development loss tax credit claims.

Business Tax Update issue 80 February 2017
PDF | 156KB | 3 pages
In this issue: Improvements to how you file GST online are here, we might pop in, proposed changes to schedular payments, GST on entertainment expenses, what to do when an employee pays off their student loan, proposals for modernising the Tax Administration Act, filing tips for employers, how to pay us unclaimed money.

Previous years' Business Tax Update

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