Kiwis start collecting GST on online sales 

If you are in the online / cloud industry, now is a good time to get your act together and review your indirect tax liability. Enforcement of the e-commerce tax rules is difficult, but any venture capitalist worth his salt will ask for your tax strategy. Without one, you are likely overstating your net sales numbers…

New Zealand is joining the chorus of countries that attempt to collect tax from non-resident online sellers. Almost every major VAT/GST collecting country has now implemented rules that seek to collect these taxes from non-resident sellers.

The proposed new rules would come into force on 1 October 2016, following enactment of the bill. – Mark Houtzager

Read more: Kiwis start collecting GST on online sales | Value Added Tax Blog

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