Every member needs to provide their own NZ IRD number and most members should also supply tax rates. Providing you give us the right (IRD number, RSCT, and PIR tax rate) information you won’t need to include your Whai Rawa income in any tax returns to Inland Revenue; we’ll make sure the correct amount is deducted from your Te Rūnanga contributions and your earnings.
Easy ways to access your IRD number:
Find out about how tax is calculated and deducted on your Whai Rawa income and what information we need from you. Find out more.
If you are not a NZ tax resident you will get the most benefit by having a NZ IRD number. If you don’t have one, join Whai Rawa anyway! To ensure our overseas-based whānau receive the maximum value from their Whai Rawa payments from Te Rūnanga, Whai Rawa can once again assist whānau with getting their NZ IRD number Find out more.
Here’s some information about government benefits and tax credits and Whai Rawa.