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I was out of NZ for 23 yrs, returning Nov 20, 2012. I was
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I'm an Australian citizen with a residential property
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I am under 65, but was put onto NZ Super, as my husband is
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Hi, Charles here, I am 65 in May, I returned to NZ in April
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If I live on a New Zealand registered ship, is it considered
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I have lived in NZ since becoming a resident in 2011. I will
I have lived in NZ since becoming a resident in 2011. I will be eligible for NZ superannuation in 2021. If I visit Australia for holidays for maybe a few months or more during this time, will that cou… read more
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Hi,Background:I am a USA Citizen and currently USA tax
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Hi. In 2001 we were granted NZ residency. At that time you
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Good evening, I am aged 64 & my wife 57. I turn 65 in November.
Good evening, I am aged 64 & my wife 57. I turn 65 in November. We are thinking of retiring in Australia to be near family, we have always lived on a permanent basis in NZ. Our question is are we elig… read more
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Nice to meet this site.HiI and my wife are NZ citizen
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Hi, I hope you are well. My father is just approaching retirement
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