New Zealand: Recent Developments 2019

Like many jurisdictions, the last few years have seen an unprecedented level of change arising from increasing regulatory and reporting burdens.  Most of this is driven by unelected supranational organisations such as the OECD and the FATF but supported by domestic tax authorities and governments in a fit of virtue signalling.  Never mind rushed and poorly drafted legislation and onerous/costly burdens, with yet-to-be-seen benefits.