Advisory Advisory

The Revised Property Tax assessments based on the reduced rates for 2017-18 are not yet available. System information is currently being updated and will be made available in the shortest possible time. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.  

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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
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

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Caribbean Organisation of Tax Administrators (COTA) launches fifth Essay Competition

The Caribbean Organization of Tax Administrators (COTA) launched its Fifth Regional Essay Competition targeting high school students across the Caribbean ages 14 -15 years, under the topic “If I were the Head of my country’s Tax Administration, what I would do to increase tax revenues to fund the Government’s development programmes”. The 2017 essay competition is intended to...
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Tax Offices to be closed on Saturday April 15 in observance of Easter Holiday

Tax Administration Jamaica wishes to remind its customers that the following Tax Offices will be closed to the public this Saturday, April 15, 2017 in observance of the Easter holiday. Portmore  Constant Spring  Montego Bay  Spanish Town  May Pen  Mandeville Savanna-la-mar  St. Ann’s Bay Business persons, companies and individuals are...
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Saturday Opening Convenience Still Accessible

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding members of the public that they can conduct their tax business as usual on Saturdays (April 8, 22, 29). Persons may opt to do business on Saturdays (10:00am to 4:00pm) at any of the following Tax Offices island wide: Constant Spring Montego Bay Spanish Town May Pen Mandeville Savanna-la-mar ...
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$1.5M Income Tax Threshold now in effect

The second phase of the two tiered income tax threshold increase announced by the Minister of Finance & the Public Service in the 2016/17 Revenue Measures took effect on April 1, 2017. This adjustment has resulted in an increase in the threshold or tax-free amount from $1,000,272 to $1,500,096 per annum, broken down on a periodic basis as follows: Threshold for...
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Property Tax for Fiscal Year 2017-18 due April 1

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising land owners that the new property tax regime, recently announced by the Government, takes effect on April 1, 2017. This coincides with the April 1 property tax due date for fiscal year 2017-18. As a result of the reform of the property tax system, the number of value bands has been expanded to nine (9), with reduced tax rates ranging from a...
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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.

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