Notify us of the death
Before you can file a final income tax return for someone who has died, you need to notify us of the death.
Find out if you need to file an estate or trust return
Contact us on 0800 227 774 to find out if you need to file an estate or trust return for the person who has died.
Gather your information
You will need the IRD number of the trust or estate.
Contact us on 0800 227 774 if you do not know this.
File an estate or trust return
Last updated: 02 Nov 2020