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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
23 January 2015 Changes to employee allowances
  Effective 1 April 2015, there are changes to the tax treatment of allowances that you might pay your employees.
28 November 2014 Orchardists affected by recent hailstorms
  We're aware hailstorms in many areas of New Zealand in November 2014 will cause financial issues for some orchardists.
12 November 2014 Briefing for the Incoming Minister of Revenue - 2014 released
  Revenue Minister Todd McClay today released Inland Revenue's Briefing for the Incoming Minister.
30 September 2014 Your payment options have changed
  If you pay Inland Revenue by cheque you need to be aware of changes.
14 August 2014 Taxpayers' Simplification Panel seeks customer views
  The Taxpayers’ Simplification Panel is part of the IR4U programme of better engaging with the public.
31 July 2014 31 July 2014: Email scam alert
  We are warning our customers to beware of the latest email scam.
16 July 2014 Farmers affected by the Northland floods
  We have a range of support in place for customers affected by July's Northland floods. Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy declared that the floods are a medium-sized adverse event.
14 July 2014 Working together for the Canterbury rebuild
  The Canterbury rebuild has an estimated cost of at least $40 billion and is the single biggest economic undertaking in New Zealand history.
01 July 2014 Changes clarifying when accommodation and employee allowances are non-taxable
  The Taxation (Annual Rates, Employee Allowances, and Remedial Matters) Act 2014 enacted on 30 June 2014 has introduced a number of changes to the tax treatment of employee allowances.
24 June 2014 Email or phishing and phone scams
  We remind all customers to be very careful about giving out their IRD number and any other personal details.
15 May 2014 Budget 2014 announcements
  The Government has announced the tax changes as part of Budget 2014.



Date published: 05 Oct 2004

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