Economic ties between New Zealand and China are being strengthened with the successful negotiation of a new taxation treaty.
Workers who are paying too much tax because of incorrect secondary tax codes are in line for relief with the passage of legislation through Parliament late last night.
Revenue Minister Stuart Nash has announced New Zealand is expanding its global ability to combat tax evasion by joining forces with authorities in 30 countries and jurisdictions.
New Zealand is to consult on the design of changes to tax rules which currently allow multinational companies in the digital services field to do business here without paying income tax.
New tax legislation has been introduced to Parliament to ensure greater fairness in the way the tax system shapes commerce, investment decisions and social policies.
The New Zealand government announced today it is supporting the New Zealand Memorial Trust to establish a war memorial museum in Le Quesnoy, France.
The Government today introduced legislation to Parliament that will incentivise more business expenditure on research and development.
Overseas companies selling goods online into New Zealand will soon be required to collect GST in the same way as domestic retailers.
The Coalition Government is backing businesses to succeed with a new tax incentive that aims to unlock further spending on research and development.
Revenue Minister Stuart Nash and Customs Minister Kris Faafoi are encouraging feedback on a proposal to extend an information sharing agreement designed to crack down on organised crime.