Are You Owed A Tax Refund?
A number of different factors are taken into account to calculate if you are owed a tax refund. These factors include the duration you worked during the tax year, what your income level is and if you worked more than one job. There are also situations where you may be entailed to a tax rebate such as if you have a family and your income is below a certain level, or if you are under 18 years of age.
How can I find out if I can get a Tax Refund?
The easiest way to find out if you are due a tax refund you can utilise one of the tax refund services offered by a number of tax refund companies. They will do all the number crunching and dealings with IRD on your behalf and then deposit your refund (minus their fee) into your nominated bank account.
If you’d prefer to calculate if you are due a tax refund yourself, you can do this through the myIR system on the IRD Website. If you don’t already have a myIR account, you will need to register for one – you will need y0ur IRD number to sign up.