July 10, 2019
The New Zealand government has released a discussion document proposing a digital services tax (DST) as an interim measure while OECD discussions continue on possible changes to the international tax framework to address the digitalisation of the global economy.
May 28, 2019
New Zealand's government has rejected the recommendation of its tax working group (TWG) that New Zealand introduce a capital gains tax (CGT). Announcing the government's decision, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern acknowledged that while she personally saw merit in introducing a CGT, there was no mandate to proceed with introducing a CGT.
January 28, 2019
December 12, 2018