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Following my earlier email communications with ...and my
Following my earlier email communications with Chris...and my inquiries about whether or not I could qualify for NZ Superannuation based on my NZ citizenship & my present age(71) and the residence req… read more
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We are in NZ for the past 10y, I only just now started
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TO GET MY WORK EXPERIENCE PENSION FROM OTHER COUNTRY. i HAVE
I AM ENTITLED TO GET MY WORK EXPERIENCE PENSION FROM OTHER COUNTRY. i HAVE BEEN PAYING IN THAT COUNTRY MY SUPER SIMILAR TO KIWI SEVERE. ALSO THAT COUNTRY DOES NOT HAVE ANY CONTRACT FOR PENSIONS WITH N… read more
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Pension transfer from NZ to AUS. I'm 63 y old, will be
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I worked a year in the early nineties in Australia driving
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I am a kiwi my kids have moved to Aussie, they want me to
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Chris - i have lived overseas since 2007 as a non-resident
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My long term partner was born in Holland and is a Dutch citizen.
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Hi,Background:I am a USA Citizen and currently USA tax
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Hi, I hope you are well. My father is just approaching retirement
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