No 8 Ventures

Archive: Tax & regulatory

Limited Partnership legislation comes into force

Posted by: | Getting Funded | Glenn Milnes | New Zealand | News | Tax & regulatory | Venture Capital | 06.05.2008

The new Limited Partnership Act 2008 came into force on 2 May 2008, which provides New Zealand with an internationally recognised regime to underpin investment in the venture capital and private equity industry.  This welcome legislation is the result of 5 years lobbying and development across our industry.  A summary of key aspects of the Act can be viewed on a dedicated section of the Companies […]

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NZ offshore investment tax

Posted by: | Andy Lark | Jenny Morel | News | Tax & regulatory | Venture Capital | 28.02.2007

For the introduction of the kiwi saver scheme in April 07, the NZ Government is changing portfolio investment rules – making investment in NZ and Australian shares free of tax on gains, but tightening up tax of gains on shares elsewhere.  These offshore share value gains will all be taxed annually on an imputed unrealised […]

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