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

Rewrite Advisory Panel

The Rewrite Advisory Panel was established in 1995 to consider and advise on issues arising during the rewriting of the Income Tax Act 1994.

The Rewrite Advisory Panel was disestablished by the Minister of Revenue in late 2014. See the Minister's announcement on 2 December 2014 for more information.

See the Rewrite Advisory Panel site archive – it contains information about the process used for resolving potential unintended legislative changes in the Income Tax Act 2004 and the Income Tax Act 2007.