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

Tax legislation passed

22 September 2000

Parliament yesterday passed the Taxation (FBT, SSCWT and Remedial Matters) Bill and the Securities Amendment Bill on their third reading. The latter amends the Securities Amendment Act and gives superannuation funds a year in which to update their publications to include information about the new fund withdrawal tax.