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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
04 July 2016 Employee share schemes (ESS)
  Employers can provide benefits to employees in the form of employee share schemes (ESS).
23 June 2016 Audio of a phishing scam claiming to be Inland Revenue
  New Zealanders are warned about a spate of scam phone callers pretending to be from Inland Revenue and trying to recover unpaid taxes.
25 May 2016 Budget 2016 announcements
  The Government has announced the tax changes as part of Budget 2016.
17 May 2016 GST law change for non-resident businesses
  Changes have been made to the Goods and Services Tax Act 1985 affecting non-resident businesses and the services that they supply.
04 May 2016 Use-of-money interest (UOMI) rate change
  Effective 8 May the UOMI rates on underpayments and overpayments of tax will change.
07 March 2016 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.
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.