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Income tax return: Māori authorities 2016 IR8

(1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016)

About this form

Use this return to file your Māori authority yearly income and expenses information for the 2016 (1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016) income year.

PDF | 276kb | 6 pages

This form can be completed on-screen by typing content directly into the PDF document. Once you have completed the form it is important that you print it out as you will not be able to save the information you enter into the form.

When to use this form

A Māori authority is any of the following:

  • Trusts and companies that administer Māori freehold land under Te Ture Whenua Māori Act 1993 (Māori Land Act 1993)
  • The Māori Trustee
  • Māori Trust Boards
  • Crown Forestry Rental Trust
  • Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited
  • Aotearoa Fisheries Limited
  • Trusts and companies that receive and manage fisheries assets allocated under the Māori Fisheries Act 2004
  • Trusts and companies that receive and manage assets of the Treaty settlement redress process.

For a complete definition of "Māori authority" see the back of the Māori authority election (IR483) application form.  

For help in completing this return, see the - Māori authorities' tax return/Annual Māori authorities' credit account return guide 2016 (IR8G).

What you will need
  • Māori authority IRD number
After you finish

Please print, sign and attach your completed Accounts information (IR10) form or a set of financial accounts and post to your nearest Inland Revenue office.

You may wish keep a copy of this form for your personal records.

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