Apply for a business IRD number
All businesses and organisations, except self-employed people, need to apply for a separate IRD number before they start trading.
File an income tax return
Most individuals, businesses and organisations that get an income in New Zealand need to file an income tax return.
Manage tax obligations as an employer of paid employees or volunteers including employer registration, PAYE, payday filing, payroll giving and more.
Manage tax obligations when paying out dividends, interest or royalties including resident withholding tax, non-resident withholding tax and imputations.
You are taxed on your income minus your business expenses and any other deductions. Day-to-day expenses and larger purchases are handled differently.
Income tax for not for profits and charities
Setting up, tax exemptions, obligations and entitlement information for not for profit organisations and charities.