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Te tono i tētahi tiwhikete aweretanga mai i te tāke ā-kirimana Apply for a certificate of exemption from schedular tax


Fill in the application

You will need your IRD number.

Submit your application online

We aim to process your application within 10 working days.

If you have myIR you’ll be able to see a copy of your certificate in there. The copy is to let you know we have approved your application.

We will post your certificate to you in 5–10 working days.

Inland Revenue
PO Box 39010
Wellington Mail Centre
Lower Hutt 5045

Show your certificate to your payer

You need to show your certificate of exemption to your payer so they know not to deduct any tax from your payments.

As you have a certificate of exemption you do not need to give your payer a Tax rate notification for contractors IR330C form.

Renew your certificate of exemption every year

What happens next

My responsibilities