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Customer Care Centre
Toll Free: 1-888-TAX-HELP (local)
Toll Free: 1-888-829-4357
Toll Free: 1-888-GO-JATAX (USA)
Telephone: (876)-902-9463
FAX: (876)-902-9494
Email: taxhelp@taj.gov.jm

News Releases News Releases

Clarendon Persons Arrested for Failure to Pay Taxes

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) recently carried out enforcement action in Clarendon with two persons being arrested and brought before the May Pen Resident Magistrate’s Court for failing to pay outstanding Property Taxes totalling approximately $1.9M. The tax authority’s Special Enforcement Team (SET) supported by the Major Organized Crime and Anti- Corruption Agency (MOCA) arrested the...
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TAJ Rolls Out Transfer Pricing Sensitization Sessions

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) has partnered with the Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the World Bank to provide Technical Assistance on Transfer Pricing Training and Sensitization Sessions to TAJ staff and Stakeholders. Diego Gonzales, Transfer Pricing Specialist of the OECD and Ana Cebreiro, Senior Economist from the World Bank were in the island January 18...
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Jamaica to benefit from 5-day Technical Assistance on Transfer Pricing

Jamaica is set to benefit from overseas technical assistance on Transfer Pricing. Consultants from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the World Bank will be in the island January 18 – 22, 2016. During the week-long visit, technical training will be held for staff of Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) and stakeholder engagements accommodated. The visit coincides...
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TAJ Urges Taxpayers to Get Ready for Income Tax March 15 Filing Deadline

With the March 15 Income Tax due date just two months away, Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is urging taxpayers to begin preparations to file their income tax returns early and online to avoid the usual last minute rush. All companies, organisations, self-employed persons, as well as employed persons with additional sources of income, are reminded to file their Annual Income Tax Return for...
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New Income Tax threshold effective January 1, 2016

A new income tax threshold of $592,800 per annum comes into effect in the New Year on January 1, 2016, moving up from the current tax-free amount of $557,232. The increase in the threshold means that the corresponding tax-free portion to be used by employers, as of January 2016, in making periodic payments is as follows: $11,400.00 Weekly $ 22,800.00 Fortnightly $ 49,400.00 Monthly ...
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Tax Reminder: Sign up for TAX REM - to get text reminders about Motor Vehicle Registration and Certificate of Fitness expiry dates.

Motorists: You may renew your Driver’s Licence up to 30 days before your birthday.

Saturday Opening: The Portmore Tax Office opens on Saturdays 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Avoid the rush: To avoid the rush, DON’T wait until the busy month end to make tax payments or fees.

Electronic Drop Boxes: Cheque payments may be made using electronic drop boxes located at main tax offices.

Save Time! Why wait inline? File and pay GCT online.