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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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TAJ Maintains Upward Collections Trend at end of Third Quarter

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising that preliminary figures indicate that for the month of December the net collections were $26.6B or 27.3% above the $20.9B target. The year-to-date net collections now stand at $191.9B which is $12.6B or 7% above the $179.2B projected target. This performance continues the positive trend which was set over the previous two quarters and during the...
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Tax Season Support for Business Community Now On

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) has begun its Tax Season activities by engaging tax professionals, business persons and self-employed individuals in stakeholder sessions, during its road trips in both Kingston and Montego Bay last week. This move forms part of tax support activities to engage interest groups to assist their membership and/or clientele make the necessary preparations to file...
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St. Elizabeth Businessman Arrested for Failure to File Tax Returns

Tax Administration Jamaica’s (TAJ) - Intelligence, Investigation and Enforcement Unit (IIEU) supported by the Major Organised Crime Agency (MOCA) on Friday January 27, 2017 arrested and charged Oswald Powell, proprietor of Oswald’s Seafood Restaurant for failure to comply with the tax laws, as it continues its tax enforcement activities in the parish of St. Elizabeth. Mr. Oswald Powell who...
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January 31 deadline for Mandatory GCT eFiling requirement

Medium Taxpayers who as of January 1, 2017 were mandated to file GCT Returns online, have been responding positively as seen by the 15% increase between October and December 2016, in the number of these taxpayers who are now efiling GCT Returns. TAJ implemented several strategies to help with the smooth transition for this category of taxpayers as they began filing their December 2016...
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Mandatory e-Filing Requirement for Medium Taxpayers Now in Effect

Medium (upper and lower) taxpayers are reminded that they are now required to file GCT returns online via Tax Administration Jamaica’s online portal at www.jamaicatax.gov.jm. This means that effective January 1, 2017, GCT Returns for taxpayers in the following bands will not be accepted at tax offices:  Annual sales of $150M - $1B Annual tax payments of $30M - $500M TAJ has...
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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.



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