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Tax seminars and workshops in Blenheim

All seminars and workshops will take place at Marlborough NMIT Campus, 85 Budge Street, Riversdale, Blenheim

The room will be confirmed and directions given when you have registered.

Wi-Fi may be available at our presentations, so feel free to bring along your smart device or laptop. We will provide you with an overview of our website and introduce you to some of our key tools and resources. This will make it easier to manage your tax obligations.

Places for these seminars and workshops are limited so booking is essential.

To make a booking email advisory.nelson@ird.govt.nz with the following details:

  • name of event
  • date and time of event
  • full name and IRD number of who will be attending
  • business name and IRD number (if needed)
  • mobile phone number, and
  • email address.

We'll send you a booking confirmation email, or contact you to reschedule if your preferred session is already full.

We recommend bringing a pen and paper for note taking.

If you are unable to attend for any reason, please email the email address above so we can offer your place to someone else and re-book your session if necessary.

Introduction to business seminars

Starting a business? Come to our free seminars to learn about:

  • working smarter with our online services
  • business structures
  • income tax
  • expenses you can claim
  • GST, and more.
Introduction to business seminars - Blenheim
Tuesday 23 July 10am to 12.30pm
Thursday 8 August 10am to 12.30pm
Thursday 19 September 10am to 12.30pm
Wednesday 23 October 10am to 12.30pm
Thursday 21 November 10am to 12.30pm
Thursday 12 December 10am to 12.30pm

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GST workshops

We recommend that you attend the "Introduction to business" tax seminar before attending this GST workshop.

This workshop is a hands-on interactive session where you learn to complete a mock cashbook and GST return. It is ideal for sole traders, partnerships and other small businesses.

This workshop covers:

  • what is GST
  • GST registration
  • record keeping - cash book
  • basic adjustments
  • GST filing (online and manual) and payment, and
  • online services.
GST workshops - Blenheim
Tuesday 23 July 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Thursday 8 August 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Thursday 19 September 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Wednesday 23 October 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Thursday 21 November 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Thursday 12 December 1.30pm to 3.30pm

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Residential rental tax seminar

Learn more about residential rental tax at our free seminar.

This workshop covers:

  • working smarter with our online services
  • income tax
  • expenses you can claim
  • record keeping
  • depreciation
  • sale and disposal of residential rental properties
Residential rental tax seminars - Blenheim
Friday 20 September 10am to 12.30pm