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

Budget 2019

30 May 2019

The Government’s 2019 Budget was announced today. Two tax-related Budget announcements were made on 17 May. These were proposals to align the GST rules for telecommunications services with international guidelines and betting levy changes. No further tax-related announcements were made today.

Full details of Budget 2019 are available on Treasury's website.