Check out this list of useful links for businesses to help you find information during Covid-19..
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Inland Revenue has released the following message for businesses.
“If your business is unable to pay its taxes on time due to the impact of COVID-19, we understand, you don’t need to contact us right now. Get in touch with us when you can, and we’ll write-off any penalties and interest.”
Covid 19 Employer Support and Tax changes –
COVID-19 employer support
Urgent tax measures for economic recovery
Ministry for Social Development
MSD are the sole agency responsible for paying the wage subsidy and all superannuation and job seeker benefits.
– For general enquiries call 0800 559 009
– To contact the Ministry with wage subsidy queries, the number is 0800 40 80 40.
– If you are a superannuitant and require extra financial assistance at this difficult time, please call MSD on 0800 552 002.
Bay of Plenty Civil Defence Hotline for the vulnerable
For Bay of Plenty people struggling to get food, groceries, medication or other household goods and services. It is not intended to replace other support numbers. This free phone number is manned 7am to 7pm, 7 days a week. 0800 884 222.
If you need to digitise your contact tracing processes for ease and efficiency, there's some great free options out there, including the Government's recently released NZ COVID Tracer. Check out some options below, including a couple from our members, and ditch the paper trail.
NZ COVID tracer: https://bit.ly/2yhWP1Z
Contact tracing with SwipedOn: https://bit.ly/2TjI5GU
C-Trace, from Oxygen I.T: https://ctrace.co.nz/