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RWT forms and guides


Title and summary Number

Certificate of exemption from resident withholding tax IR451

Application for exemption from resident withholding tax (RWT) on interest and dividends.

IR451

Choose your RWT deduction rate

Use this form to choose the rate that RWT is deducted from your interest.

IR456

Making payments to Inland Revenue

You may have to make payments to Inland Revenue for a number of reasons. This factsheet tells you about your payment options.

IR584

RWT on interest IR15P

Use this form for paying RWT deductions

IR15P

RWT reconciliation statement - Dividends treated as interest / Māori authority distributions 2013

This form reconciles all dividends treated as interest/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2013.

IR17S

RWT reconciliation statement - Dividends treated as interest / Māori authority distributions 2014

This form reconciles all dividends treated as interest/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2014.

IR17S

RWT reconciliation statement - Dividends treated as interest / Māori authority distributions 2015

This form reconciles all dividends treated as interest/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2015.

IR17S

Resident withholding tax (IR4K)

Use this form to make a resident withholding tax (RWT) on dividends return and payment. This form is not to be used for RWT deducted from specified dividends - instead use an IR17P.

ir4k

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2011

This form reconciles all specified dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2011.

IR17S

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2012

This form reconciles all dividends treated as interest/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2012.

IR17S

Resident withholding tax (RWT) - interest payer registration

You or your organisation must register as a resident withholding tax (RWT) payer if you pay out more than $5,000 a year in resident withholding income and you pay the resident withholding income as part of a taxable activity (such as a trade, profession or business, or an activity carried out by a non-profit body or local authority), or we have issued you a certificate of exemption from RWT, or you are a non-resident but carrying on a taxable activity in New Zealand through a fixed establishment. You can also complete this online.

IR450

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2008

This form reconciles all specified dividends/Māori authority distributions and resident withholding tax (RWT) paid for the year to 31 March 2008.

IR17S

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2008

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2008.

IR17SA

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2009

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2009.

17SA

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2009

This form reconciles all specified dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2009.

IR17S

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2011

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2011.

IR17SA

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2012

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2012.

IR17SA

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2013

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2013.

IR17SA

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2014

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2014.

IR17SA

Resident withholding tax (RWT) reconciliation statement 2015

This form reconciles all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2015.

IR17SA

Resident withholding tax - refund request

Use this form to request a refund if you have been charged resident withholding tax (RWT) and you hold a certificate of exemption from RWT.

IR454

RWT withholding certificate

You must complete a certificate for each recipient you paid interest to with RWT deducted during the year to 31 March.

IR15

RWT reconciliation statement 2017 IR17SA

Use this form to reconcile all dividends/Māori authority distributions and RWT received by agents and trustees for the year to 31 March 2017.

IR17SA

RWT reconciliation statement 2017 IR17S

Use this form to reconcile all dividends treated as interest/Māori authority distributions and RWT paid for the year to 31 March 2017.

IR17S

New Zealand NRWT withholding certificate IR67

Complete one certificate for each non-resident you deducted NRWT from during the year to 31 March.

IR67

RWT certificate for dividends treated as interest IR17

Complete this certificate for the year ending 31 March for each shareholder or member you paid dividends or Māori authority distributions to.

IR17

RWT dividends treated as interest IR17P

Use this form for paying RWT (resident withholding tax) deducted from dividends treated as interest, from amounts distributed by a Maori authority, and by agents or trustees from dividends received on behalf of another person.

IR17P

NRWT reconciliation statement IR67S

Complete this statement for the year to 31 March to balance the NRWT owing on interest, dividends and royalties.

IR67S

RWT on interest reconciliation statement IR15S

Complete this reconciliation at the end of the year to 31 March.

IR15S

RWT on interest - payer's guide (IR283)

This guide is for people who pay interest under the RWT rules. It tells you when you must deduct RWT from the interest you pay, when to pay the deductions to Inland Revenue and what information you must give to the people you pay the interest to.

ir283

Resident withholding tax on dividends (IR284)

RWT is deducted from interest on money lent as well as on dividends. This guide deals only with RWT on dividends you pay your shareholders.

IR284