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IR56 taxpayer's handbook

(published April 2017)

This guide explains your tax responsibilities if you have to pay your own PAYE as an IR56 taxpayer.

You should use this guide if you're required to make your own PAYE payments to us and you're:

  • a part-time private domestic worker
  • an embassy staff member
  • a New Zealand-based representative of an overseas company, or
  • a United States Antarctic Program worker.