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An extension of time (EOT) arrangement allows you to file later than the normal due date. You can request an extension of time as an individual or for trusts and companies.

Before you start

You will need to let us know:

  • your myIR logon with access to the IRD number you are applying for 
  • why you are requesting an extension of time
  • when you expect to have filed by.

Apply for an extension of time in myIR

From your homepage in myIR, go to your income tax account and select 'More...'

Then select ‘Apply for extension of time’.

Enter your application details

Under ‘Extension of time details’ select the:

  • extension date
  • extension reason.

Review and submit your application

Make sure all your extension of time details are right then tick the ‘Declaration box’ and click 'Submit'.

Login to myIR

You can also call us to organise an extension of time arrangement.

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Last updated: 20 May 2024
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