Registering for GST

GST is a tax on:

  • most goods and services in New Zealand
  • most imported goods, and
  • certain imported services.

You charge GST on your sales and income and claim it back on your purchases and expenses. GST is added to the price at a rate of 15%.

  • How do I know if I need to register?
  • What are taxable activities and turnover?
  • Voluntary registration
  • How do I register?
  • Accounting basis
  • Taxable period