过去再申请IRD的话, 需要二三周时间才能拿下来, 想趁着在国内的时间, 把IRD先申请下来.
offshore 申请用下面表格但 2015年10月后要求的前提是先有 “fully functional New Zealand bank account” 。具体看下面申请表里的说明。
You must have a fully functional New Zealand bank account before Inland Revenue can issue you with an IRD number
IRD number application - non-resident/offshore individual IR742
(published February 2016)
Offshore person definition
For an individual an offshore person is someone who:
- is a New Zealand citizen and has been overseas for the last three or more years continuously, or
- doesn’t have a New Zealand residence class visa granted by Immigration New Zealand, or
- has a New Zealand residence class visa and has been overseas for the last twelve or more months continuously.