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COVID-19 Alert Level 1 If you've been affected by COVID-19, we may be able to help. Find out more

Help is available for people that have been made redundant during and before COVID-19.

It's important to know tax requirements relating to any redundancy pay you might have received.

I am being made redundant


If you’re unable to pay your taxes on time due to the impact of COVID-19, we can help.

If you'd like to break down your payments, you can set up an instalment arrangement in myIR.

COVID-19 Difficulty in paying tax


If your financial situation has changed, you may want to take a short break from making KiwiSaver contributions. Depending on how long you've been a member, it's possible to take a savings suspension.

If you are in financial hardship, you may be able to withdraw your KiwiSaver funds early.

Taking a savings break

Getting my KiwiSaver funds for significant financial hardship