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We are a couple that bought a motorhome while travelling in
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1. I am a NZ citizen (still currently living in NZ), and
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Second opinion] Under NZ Law, I was overseas for the last
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My husband is knowingly engaging in tax fraud by falsifying
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If the IRD only requires documents to be kept years (ten if
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, I was assisting a friend to do his gst and income tax for
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If someone has an old tax debt which is over 18 years old and
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Hi I live in Australia (since 1995) last week I got a letter
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My ex-husband has been lying in court (affidavits) about his
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Hi Chris, Thanks for your previous advice. I have another question.
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We are currently living in the Midddle East and deemed as non
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