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Income tax return: Māori authorities IR8 (past years)

Use for past years

Use this return to file your Māori authority yearly income and expenses information for past years.

To complete your return you'll need your Māori authority IRD number.

For help completing this return, go to our Māori authorities' tax return/Annual Māori authorities' credit account return guide IR8G for past years.

Print, sign, attach your completed Financial statements summary IR10, or a set of financial accounts, and send it to us. You should keep a copy for your records.

A Māori authority is any of the following:

  • Trusts and companies that administer Māori freehold land under Te Ture Whenua Māori Act 1993 (Māori Land Act 1993)
  • The Māori Trustee
  • Māori Trust Boards
  • Crown Forestry Rental Trust
  • Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited
  • Aotearoa Fisheries Limited
  • Trusts and companies that receive and manage fisheries assets allocated under the Māori Fisheries Act 2004
  • Trusts and companies that receive and manage assets of the Treaty settlement redress process.

For a complete definition of "Māori authority" go to the back of the Māori authority election (IR483) form.