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Latest Tax Legislation Changes


Parental Leave

Parental leave payments Parental leave payments must be applied for by the employee before: the period of leave ends the...
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Children Working

Children Working from 1 April 2013 If you employ school children, you must deduct PAYE from their wages. As a child working you must complete a tax...
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Student Loans and Allowances

From 1 April 2013 Tax Refunds - Apply for an exemption SL and STC tax codes allows for your student deductions to be made by your employer....
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KiwiSaver Changes made in the Budget 2012 came into affect 1 April 2013 The minimum contribution rate for employers and employees increased from 2% to 3% of...
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Tax Credits

Tax Credit changes announced in budget 2012 effective 1 April 2013 Tax credits are no longer available for childcare and/or housekeeper as announced in the 2012...
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Employment Changes

The Minister of Labour has announced increases to the minimum wage rates from 1st April 2011....
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ACC Levy Changes

ACC Earners Levy chagnes 1st April 2012 This has reduced from $2.04 to $1.70 per $100 of gropss earnings. Inland Revenue Department, Work it Out calculators and...
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LAQC and LTC's

Loss Attributing Qualifying Companies (LAQC) and Look Through Companies (LTC) LAQC's are being removed from April 2011. The IRD's solution to their removal is the LTC.....
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Payments at Westpac Bank

Changes to payment services at Westpac Bank From 1 October 2014 customers will no longer be able to make cheque payments or drop off returns or...
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