Budget 2016 transforming NZ’s tax system

NZ moving on from cheques

Cheque usage continues to decline every year Last year cheques only accounted for 5% of payments to Inland Revenue and some people who used cheques also used other payment methods. From 1 March 2020, Inland Revenue will no longer be accepting cheques if customers have an alternative payment option available. This includes post-dated cheques (cheques…