COMMENT:

A good way to gain a working understanding of the complicated New Zealand tax system and how hard it is to develop IT systems that allow users to interface painlessly is to log into the new myIR website and, well, use it to keep up with your obligations.

The oddly capitalised myIR is the realm in cyberspace where interpretation of arcane laws is fed into IT systems old and new, and collides with possibly unrealistic taxpayer expectations that the new site should be easier and faster to use.

Mostly, the site works but it's the little things that you

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