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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

Families Package Bill passed

15 December 2017

Parliament passed the Families Package (Income Tax and Benefits) Bill on Friday evening. The Bill contains measures that support the Government’s aim of providing more targeted assistance to low and middle income families with children. The Bill now awaits Royal assent.