Residential Land Withholding Tax

Kiwis living aboard may face residential land withholding tax (“RLWT”) of up to 28% if they sell residential property in New Zealand within two years of acquisition. RLWT may impact on the profitability of the sale of residential property by those deemed to be an offshore person. Who is an Offshore Person? The definition of…

Local Elections – DHB Candidate

Kirsten Murfitt, Principal of KM Law, is running as a candidate for the District Health Board in the local elections. The public health system faces a number challenges with a growing and aging population and supporting patients with complex health needs. Our response to these challenges requires strong leadership, early intervention and partnering with our…