An Auckland man, who a judge says used Inland Revenue as a bank to prop up failing businesses, has been sent to prison for nearly five years.
A Waikato baker has been sent to prison for nearly five years for persistent and premeditated multi-million-dollar tax evasion over six years.
A South Auckland woman was sentenced to 11 months home detention and ordered to repay more than $60,000 to Inland Revenue after falsely claiming GST and income tax refunds.
Revenue Minister Stuart Nash has announced his intention to introduce a legislative amendment to ensure that payments received by a land owner from the grant of a land right (such...
Reforms to tax rules designed to ensure greater fairness in child support, retail trade, and residential investment have now passed into law.
Offshore businesses that supply low-value goods to New Zealand have been granted a two-month extension to get systems in order for a new method to collect GST.
Inland Revenue has released an issues paper on how to align an aspect of GST with international best practice and principles.
Customers have logged into the new myIR more than two million times since one of the largest data migrations undertaken by a New Zealand government agency.
Overseas companies selling goods online into New Zealand will soon be required to collect GST in the same way as domestic retailers.