Family Tax



Family & Child

The IRD pays family assistance to families who receive an income-tested benefit plus other income and receive, on average, over $1,696 a month from all sources, including their benefit. You must be 16 and over.


Students

Students may find this information helpful if studying at a polytechnic, university, college of education, private training institution or wananga. Find out about applying for a student loan from StudyLink if you qualify.



Other Family Issues

You can authorise another person to act with IRD on your behalf to help you with your tax affairs? However child support customers must authorise IRD in writing to release information from their child support records.