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KiwiSaver Member Tax Credits

$521 Credited to your KiwiSaver account July each year by the NZ Government TO QUALIFY You are Eligible for Member Tax Credits you need to contribute at least $1042.86/yr between 1 July and 30 June (this is the member tax credit year) been a member for a full year if...

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Using KiwiSaver to buy your first home

FAQ Accessing KiwiSaver to buy your first home You must have been a KiwiSaver member for 3 years or more For purchase of your first home, not an investment property -    Property can either be bare land (without a house) which you intend to build your home on...

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Call to lower KiwiSaver contribution rate to 1pc

Blair Vernon , Managing Director, AMP Financial Services says more needs to be done to get people contributing to KiwiSaver. Many of the people who do not contribute to KiwiSaver on a regular basis are on a low income or are not in paid employment, research suggests....

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