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Leaving New Zealand

Information on tax for those leaving New Zealand to move or start work overseas.

What do I need to do before I leave New Zealand

Find out the different requirements that need to be met depending on whether you intend to leave New Zealand permanently or whether you are only leaving temporarily.

Do I still need to file tax returns when I've left New Zealand

Find out if you are required to file a tax return when you are planning to leave New Zealand.

Specific entitlements and obligations

Find out what happens to your specific entitlements and obligations such as student loans, KiwiSaver, Working for Families Tax Credits and child support