What happens next
You need to declare your tax code to your employer or payer if you receive:
- salary or wages
- a Work and Income benefit
- New Zealand Superannuation
- Veteran’s Pension or
- a student allowance.
If you receive schedular payments as a contractor, you need to declare your tax rate or show a certificate of exemption to your payer.
You need to tell your employer or payer if your tax code changes.