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Service changes and updates IR offices, myIR and phone lines (SPK2IR) are unavailable until the morning of Thursday 28 October for planned system maintenance. Find out more

Resurgence Support Payment (RSP) You will not be able to apply for the RSP in myIR until the morning of Thursday 28 October. Businesses affected by the alert level increase that started on 17 August can apply in myIR from 28 October. Applications for a 4th payment round are planned to open on 29 October. Find out more

Resurgence Support Payment (RSP) The government has announced an increase to the amount and frequency of the RSP from 12 November. Find out more

Gather your information

You'll need:

  • your IRD number
  • your contact details
  • your start date as an IR56 taxpayer
  • to be able to describe your work.

Register as an IR56 taxpayer in myIR

From the homepage in your myIR account, next to 'I want to...', click 'More'.

Under 'Other actions', select 'Register for new tax accounts'.

Choose the 'Employer (EMP) and IR56 taxpayer registration' option. Click 'Next' and follow the prompts for entering your information.

Log in to myIR

What happens next

Once we have received your registration we'll send you an Employer information (IR348) form and a New employee details (IR346) form.

If you would prefer you can download the IR359 form, complete it and send it back to us.

Contact us if you need any help with your registration.

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Last updated: 14 Oct 2020
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