< Taxation (Income Tax Rate and Other Amendments) Bill

Taxation (Income Tax Rate and Other Amendments) Bill

About this bill

This bill introduces amendments to the Income Tax Act 2007 and the Tax Administration Act 1994 to introduce a new top personal income tax rate of 39% on annual income that exceeds $180,000, and set the minimum family tax credit threshold for the 2020-21 and later tax years.

Vote counts

66 ayes (supporters)
43 noes (opposers)
10 abstentions
0 absent

Vote outcome

Motion agreed to; Motion agreed to.

Member of Parliament responsible


Yes: Labour Party 64 votes

Yes: Māori Party 2 votes

No: ACT New Zealand 10 votes

No: National Party 33 votes

Abstain: Green Party 10 votes

All data
Bill Taxation (Income Tax Rate and Other Amendments) Bill
Parliament 53
Vote date 2 December 2020
Reading 3
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Taxation (Income Tax Rate and Other Amendments) Bill be now read a third time.
Outcome Motion agreed to.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Final
Ayes 66
Noes 43
Abstentions 10
Absent 0

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