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IR7 Partnerships and look-through companies (LTCs) income tax return 2016

1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016

About this service

This service lets you file your annual partnership or look-through company income tax return online. This is equivalent to completing the Income tax return: Partnerships and look-through companies 2016 (IR7) form. You should set aside an hour to complete this return online.

When to use this service

Use this service when you've received your (IR7) income tax return or DLN letter in the mail and you're ready to file your return online .

The numbers to the right of the input field of the online return correspond to the question numbers on your paper copy of the IR7 2016 return. You can use the IR7 2016 guide you received in the mail to help explain each step when filing online. The IR7 2016 guide is also available on our website.

What you will need
  • the Partnership and look-through company (LTC) return guide 2016 (IR7G) to help you complete the form
  • the following details for your partnership or look-through company:
    • IRD number
    • DLN number for your IR7 2016 return. This 14-character number is printed either on page 1 of your paper return or on the DLN letter we sent you.  If you don't have this number, call us on 0800 377 774.
    • Income/losses and expenses for the 2015-16 period, including amounts allocated to partners or owners
    • amounts of any extinguished losses and/or LAQC losses
    • partners' or owners' names and IRD numbers
  • access to a printer.


After you finish

Print a copy of your completed return for your reference.

When you've submitted your return online, please print the receipt page, sign and date it, and keep it for your tax records.

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