Whether at home or across borders, tax is complicated and can be a very significant cost. We’ll help you understand your tax obligations and optimise your position.
With multiple independent accolades, including Tier 1 ranking by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, our National Tax Team provides innovative tax structuring advice, tax advisory services and representation for tax disputes.
We work closely with our clients to understand their objectives, and design and implement effective, commercial solutions. We work in combination with experts from across our New Zealand firm and the broader MinterEllison Legal Group to deliver seamless advice, balancing tax risks and opportunities with broader business considerations.
In today’s environment, it is more important than ever to have a strong, collaborative relationship with Inland Revenue. We have a proven track record in obtaining binding rulings from Inland Revenue on complex arrangements, and settling tax disputes with Inland Revenue on favourable terms.
The MinterEllisonRuddWatts tax team is very experienced. First-rate technical knowledge, advice is always clear and concise, they are very responsive and meet deadlines. The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2023
Our clients include market leading national and multinational clients in numerous sectors, including:
We advise on all aspects of New Zealand tax, including:
Top-class service, very professional, very commercial and very insightful. I highly recommend them for anyone looking for top law firms.Chambers Asia Pacific 2023
Working with MinterEllison Australia to support FIFA with its tax and legal requirements to enable the successful delivery of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ competition across New Zealand and Australia.
Advising Wellington Gateway Project on various tax related aspects of the Transmission Gully motorway Public Private Partnership (PPP) project.
Tax due diligence and advising on the tax structuring of significant business transactions, recently including:
Advising Kāinga Ora on the design and structure of its progressive home ownership scheme.
Providing tax and fund structuring advice to Sharesies on its initial and ongoing investment products.
Advising private clients on significant crytpo asset tax issues and representing them in discussions with Inland Revenue.
Our lawyers provide clients with clear, strategic and commercial solutions that create lasting impacts to their business
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