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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

Special report: Simplifying tax collection on employee share schemes

14 July 2016

This special report provides early information on measures included in the Taxation (Transformation: First Phase Simplification and Other Measures) Bill, enacted on 2 June 2016, aimed at simplifying the collection of income tax on employee share scheme benefits. Complete coverage of the new Act will be published in the August edition of the Tax Information Bulletin.