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Quick tour of the My GST section of myIR

A transcript for the video Quick tour of the My GST section of myIR. This video and transcript is for business customers learning how to use the new GST section of myIR.

Visual:

Inland Revenue's logo displays. Next, the title of the video Quick tour GST online services appears. Background illustration of a home office.

Audio:

In this video we will show you some great new features to make it easier to manage your GST online.


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Close-up on computer in home office. Transition to illustrated screenshot of myIR homescreen. Pointer hovers over My GST tab in menu.

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If you're GST registered, there will be a new 'My GST' tab when you log into myIR.


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Transition to illustrated screenshot of My GST homescreen. Pop-up circle highlights 'Alerts' heading and two alerts listed under it. Pointer pans over to 'Logon Settings' button.

Audio:

This is your My GST homescreen. At a glance you'll find an overview of your GST account including any alerts you need to take action on.


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Transition to illustrated screenshot of 'Logon Settings'. Pop-up circle highlights profile details you can edit.

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In 'Logon Settings' you can edit your My GST profile details, like your email address and choose how you'd like to receive notifications from us.


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Transition back to illustrated screenshot of My GST homescreen. Under the 'Accounts' tab, the pointer selects a GST account. Transition to illustrated screenshot of that GST account's filing history. Pointer selects a return that's already been filed. Transition to illustrated screenshot of a previously filed return for period 31-May-2016. Under the 'Quick Links' heading, the pointer selects 'File or amend return'.

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To file a GST return, select your GST account and choose the period you need to file for. You can also make amendments to previously filed returns...


Visual:

Transition back to illustrated screenshot of the GST account. Pop-up circle highlights GST account's 'Activity Centre' tab, pointer selects this tab. Transition to illustrated screenshot of the 'Activity Centre'. Under the heading 'Payments & Returns' the pointer moves from link 'Make payment' to 'Update refund bank account'. Pop-up circle highlights the 'Quick Links' menu. Pointer hovers over 'Manage payment bank accounts'.

Audio:

(continued) make a GST payment, update your refund bank account, or payment bank account.


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Close-up on 'Messages' heading in the Activity Centre. Pointer moves from 'Messages' heading to 'My Letters' heading. Pan over to the left of the Activity Centre. The third tab above is selected, it says 'Name and Address'. Transition to illustrated screenshot of 'Name and Address'. Under the heading 'Account Addresses' the pointer selects 'Edit'.

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In the Activity Centre you can contact us using secure mail in 'Messages' and keep track of important documents we send you in 'My Letters'. If you need to change the address associated with your GST account, simply go to the 'Name and Address' tab and select 'Edit'. Easy!


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Transition to illustrated screenshot of 'GST Return' screen. Pan to the right and to a close up on a question mark icon in a small box. Pointer selects the question mark icon. Pop-up circle of a large question mark.

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If you need more help to complete a task, select the question mark icon. These icons contain useful information to help you complete tasks quicker.


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Transition to Inland Revenue's logo. A web URL is typed in a white bar below:  www.ird.govt.nz

Audio:

We hope you found this video useful. Check out the new My GST section today, just log into your myIR account and select 'My GST'.