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

Ring-fencing rental losses

An officials' issues paper, Ring-fencing rental losses, seeks feedback on on a proposal to ring-fence losses on residential rental properties.

The intention of the new policy is to level the playing field between speculators and investors, and home buyers.

Submissions closed on 11 May 2018.