Recent successful court action against the owners of more than 20 Thai takeaway restaurants should serve as a warning that Inland Revenue will track down and prosecute businesses deliberately hiding...
Five members of one family have been sentenced to prison and home detention or ordered to pay reparations after a $2.3 million tax evasion case brought by Inland Revenue.
Working with customers to get their tax right is IR’s preferred approach. However, when all other avenues fail, we consider taking prosecution action.
A Manawatu woman has been jailed for keeping her employees PAYE and ignoring her own tax advice.
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.
A former commercial diver has been sentenced to 3 years in prison after falsely claiming more than a million dollars in GST refunds.
Inland Revenue plays a critical role in improving the economic and social wellbeing of New Zealanders.
A Christchurch businessman who lost just over $895,000 gambling has been sentenced to three years imprisonment after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges.
Inland Revenue collects more than $70 billion in revenue each year – money which goes towards our hospitals, schools and society in general.