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APPROPRIATION MINISTER(S): Minister of Revenue (M57)

APPROPRIATION ADMINISTRATOR: Inland Revenue Department

RESPONSIBLE MINISTER FOR INLAND REVENUE DEPARTMENT: Minister of Revenue

Overview of the Vote

The Minister of Revenue is responsible for appropriations in the Vote for the 2016/17 financial year covering the following:

  • a total of just under $679 million for departmental output expenses including investigations, management of debt and outstanding returns, policy advice, services to inform the public about entitlements and meeting obligations, services to other agencies, and services to process obligations and entitlements
  • a total of $237 million for departmental other expenditure on transformation
  • a total of $174 million for departmental capital expenditure
  • a total of just below $3,763 million for non-departmental benefits or related expenses, mainly for tax credits, KiwiSaver payments and benefit payments such as child support and paid parental leave
  • a total of just over $12 million for non-departmental borrowing expenses, and
  • a total of just over $1,887 million for non-departmental other expenses, mainly for the impairment and write-off of debt.

The Minister of Revenue is also responsible for Crown revenue and receipts in the Vote for the 2016/17 financial year covering the following:

  • a total forecast of $64,986 million for tax revenue
  • a total forecast of $1,182 million for non-tax revenue, and
  • a total forecast of $1,348 million for capital receipts.

Details of these appropriations are set out in Parts 2-4.

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