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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

Russian Federation

2000 agreement

Status: In force
Signed: 5 September 2000
In force: 4 July 2003
Effective: In New Zealand: 1 January 2004 - withholding taxes on income. 1 April 2004 - other.
In Russia: 1 January 2004 for all taxes.
Legislation: Double Taxation Relief (Russian Federation) Order 2001 (New Zealand Legislation website)

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