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News and updates
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From time to time changes may occur that impact on your obligations or entitlements. Learn about the impact of these changes and any new services or assistance that you can access.
Date publishedTitle and description
03 February 2016 Working for Families Tax Credits payments over Waitangi weekend
  The weekly Working for Families Tax Credits (WfFTC) payment due on Tuesday 9 February 2016 will be paid early on Saturday 6 February 2016.
08 December 2015 Assistance for farmers affected by the dairy price downturn
  We're aware the dairy price downturn may cause financial issues for dairy farmers and will materially affect some farmers’ financial position for the 2015-16 income tax year.
04 December 2015 Veterans' Support Act 2014
  Effective 7 December 2015 Scheme Two of the Veterans’ Support Act 2014 will commence.
30 November 2015 Filing tax returns from accounting software
  We're working with MYOB and Xero to trial a new service to file GST returns directly from accounting software to Inland Revenue.
04 November 2015 Coming to New Zealand to work? You'll need an IRD number
  Are you visiting New Zealand using a working holiday visa or another temporary work visa? If you answered yes, you’ll need to get an IRD number.
20 July 2015 myIR has got easier
  The myIR Secure Online Service has had a makeover to make it easier and quicker for you to find what you’re looking for. So when you next log in, myIR will look a little different.
20 May 2015 Budget 2015 announcements
  The Government has announced the tax changes as part of Budget 2015.
31 March 2015 Student loan annual rates for 2015-16
  The annual review of student loan interest, repayment threshold and significant over-deduction rates has been completed. All rate changes take effect on 1 April 2015.