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North Island flooding Our Takapuna and Manukau offices are temporarily closed. Many of you have been affected by the flooding in the North Island and may need help keeping up with your tax obligations. Find out more

You may need to pay tax on your rental income in the same year you get it.

Your rental income could be from renting out:

  • your own home or its rooms
  • a house
  • land
  • a caravan
  • a sleep-out
  • a holiday home.

How much tax you pay depends on:

  • the type of residential property you're renting out
  • whether you're renting out short-term or long-term
  • any use of the property by you.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2021
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