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Don’t always believe what you hear
Recently, in Budget 2024, Inland Revenue (IR) was allocated $116m to tackle tax debt and compliance. The latter focus areas, for at least the 2024 – 2025 financial year, will be: the hidden economy and organised crime; electronic sales suppression tools; GST integrity; student loan overseas-based borrowers; and, increased audit activity. Personally, the last of these five focus areas [...]
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Tax Updates: 15 July 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Focus by IR on compliance and tax debt Having […]
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Tax Updates: 8 July 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Budget measures special report Well after the passing of […]
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Tax Updates: 1 July 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Does your subdivision project have GST implications? A large […]
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Tax Updates: 24 June 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Employee share loans & associates Inland Revenue (IR) has […]
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Tax Updates: 17 June 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Main home – which one? With July 1 fast […]
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Tax Updates: 10 June 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Rate updates for the 2024 income year Well, your […]
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Tax Updates: 4 June 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. No surprises, no frills: Budget 2024 Well, the big […]
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Tax Updates: 27 May 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. Opting out of GST electronic marketplace rules Inland Revenue […]
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Tax Updates: 20 May 2024
Welcome to this week’s review of tax issues where Richard comments on what’s been happening in the world of tax over the past week. If you have a question or would like a second opinion on any national or international tax issues, please contact Richard via email at [email protected]. TCO Public Guidance Programme Inland Revenue (IR)’s Tax Council […]
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