Guided help articles
Guided help articles are meant to help you find your way with most tax situations, but they do not replace tax laws in New Zealand. Depending on your situation, you may want to consult a tax professional.
How do I deduct tax when paying an entertainer?
As a person hiring an entertainer, you need to determine whether you are responsible for deducting tax from your payments to the entertainer.
For tax purposes, an entertainer is someone who performs in public or in front of a camera.