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

Before you start

You will need to let us know:

  • your IRD number
  • if you are from overseas
  • why you are requesting an EOT
  • whether the EOT will be for you or your business
  • which period you are requesting the EOT for
  • when you expect to have filed by.

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You can ask for an extension of time arrangement by sending us a message in myIR.

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

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