Inland Revenue - Tax policy Tax Policy

News and information about the Government's tax policy work programme, including:
- proposed changes to the laws that Inland Revenue is responsible for
- updates on the progress of bills through Parliament
- policy announcements

Taxation (Annual Rates for 2016–17, Closely Held Companies, and Remedial Matters) Bill

As at 11 April 2017

Parliament information on the Bill

New Zealand Legislation

Stage before Parliament Date
Introduction 3 May 2016
First reading 15 June 2016
Closing date for submissions 29 July 2016
Presentation/report back 24 November 2016
Second reading (report back debate) 9 March 2017
Committee of the whole House 14 March 2017
Third reading 23 March 2017
Assent 30 March 2017