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Transaction data services

Transaction data services (TDS) is a business service which provides customer financial transaction data to be used by software packages.

Our customer financial transaction data includes amounts assessed and associated credits or debits.  There is no data sent associated with the details of how an assessment has been calculated. 

This service is currently only available for the following tax types:

  • approved issuer levy
  • fringe benefit tax
  • gaming machine duty
  • goods and services tax
  • withholding tax.

If you have any questions about this service or using gateway services email GatewayServices@ird.govt.nz.

TDS services

Download and view the TDS overview and transition build pack for:

  • fundamental concepts for interacting parties using the TDS
  • overview of the bulk file feed, real time feed and history feed services
  • data models and business rules
  • data scenarios and data conversion from the TAWS
  • business use cases
  • delegations and permissions in using TDS.

TDS bulk file feed service

The TDS bulk file feed is a daily transfer service from Inland Revenue. It is supported by the software intermediation service.

Download and view the TDS bulk file feed build pack:

  • to find out technical requirements and specifications
  • to view the processes and sample payloads.

Software intermediation service

This service allows the linking of tax agents and customers to software providers. These links are used by the bulk file feed and history bulk file feed services.

Download and view the software intermediation build pack to find out about the technical requirements and specifications for linking tax agents and customers to software providers.

TDS real-time service

Download the TDS real-time build pack:

  • to find out technical requirements and specifications
  • to view the processes and sample payloads.

This is a set of web services to obtain transactional information at account/period level.

Supporting services

Download the intermediation build pack to view the technical requirements and specifications for querying the links between tax agents and clients.

Identity and access service