Advice on capital gains tax / bright line test

Alex Harris made this Official Information request to Minister of Revenue

The request was refused by Minister of Revenue.

From: Alex Harris

Dear Minister of Revenue,

On 17 May 2015 the government announced a capital gains tax / bright line test for property speculation. I would like to request the following information under the OIA:

* All advice (including Cabinet papers, briefings, aides memoire, notes etc) on the new capital gains tax / bright line test, and its expected impact. I am happy to exclude emails from this request.

I would prefer to receive an electronic response. Queries about
this request will be automatically forwarded to me by the
fyi.org.nz website.

With regards to s12 of the OIA, I am an NZ citizen and in NZ.

Yours faithfully,

Alex Harris

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From: Rachel Clarke
Minister of Revenue

Dear Alex

 

On behalf of Hon Todd McClay, Minister of Revenue, thank you for your
email of 23 May. You have requested under the Official Information Act
1982:

 

“All advice (including Cabinet papers, briefings, aides memoire, notes
etc) on the new capital gains tax / bright line test, and its expected
impact. I am happy to exclude emails from this request. “

 

Your request is with the Minister for consideration, and a response will
be sent in due course.

 

Kind regards

 

Rachel Clarke | Private Secretary - Revenue | Office of Hon Todd McClay

Minister of Revenue | Minister for State Owned Enterprises

Associate Minister of Foreign Affairs | Associate Minister of Trade |  MP
for Rotorua

Phone: 04 817 9920

 

 

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From: Rachel Clarke
Minister of Revenue


Attachment Harris A 16062015.pdf
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Dear Alex

 

Please find attached a reply from Hon Todd McClay, Minister of Revenue, to
your recent correspondence.

 

Kind regards

 

 

 

 

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From: Alex Harris

Dear Rachel Clarke,

Thanks for your response to my OIA request. You've refused the request under s18(d), as the information will "soon" be available. Do you have an expected date for that release?

Yours sincerely,

Alex Harris

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From: Rachel Clarke
Minister of Revenue

Hello Alex

Treasury's release is planned for 9 July.

Kind regards
Rachel

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From: Alex Harris

Dear Rachel Clarke,

Thanks. I'll look forward to it.

Yours sincerely,

Alex Harris

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Liam Stoneley left an annotation ()

Look forward to all this information being publicly released, and not just a summary.

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