From 13 February 2020, IPONZ is introducing new fees for certain transactions relating to trade marks and patents. This follows on from legislative changes which came into effect on 13… read more →
The new Parent Category policy was released early February 2020, due to re-open on 24 February, and with the first selection due to take place in May. There were no real surprises, with the policy largely mirroring what had been announced to the media last year.
Are you migrating or returning to New Zealand? Are you aware of the tax implications of such a move? Many people move to New Zealand having kept overseas properties. Sadly, these new Kiwis can easily be caught out by the tax traps involved in this, leading to both undesirable and unexpected outcomes.