NZ: IRD says sorry for privacy breach


Inland Revenue has apologised after personal details for just under 30 customers were incorrectly released.

Deputy Commissioner Service Delivery Arlene White said a preliminary internal investigation indicated last week’s incident may have been caused by a manual handling error.

“We have contacted the recipient of this information and our highest priority is the return of the information,” Ms White said.

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