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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

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New S04 Form introduced to make tax filing easier for self-employed individuals

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) advises that as of January 1, 2015, self-employed persons will find it easier to file and pay their taxes and statutory obligations with the introduction of a Self-employed Persons Annual Return of Income, Taxes and Contributions - Form S04. The new consolidated form will allow individuals to use one form to report on their annual income tax, education tax as...
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Income Tax Threshold Increase Set for January 1

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) wishes to advise that on January 1, 2015 an increase in the Income Tax threshold will take effect. The new threshold or tax-free income will move to $557,232 per annum, up from $507,312 per annum. The increase in the threshold means that the corresponding tax-free portion to be used by employers in making periodic payments is as follows:  $10,716...
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Temporary Suspension Of Driver's Licence Printing At Montego Bay Revenue Service Centre

  Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising that the printing of Driver’s Licenses has been suspended at the Montego Bay Revenue Service Centre (MBRSC), until further notice. The temporary suspension of the Driver’s Licence printing has become necessary due to a malfunctioning equipment. Persons are further advised that they may still visit the MBRSC to renew their licenses, pay and...
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Taxpayers Urged To Settle Outstanding Amounts Ahead of Implementation of New Tax Information System

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising that all returns and associated payments related to Guest Accommodation Room Tax (GART) and Telephone Call Tax up to the ledger period December 31, 2014, must be made on or before January 31, 2015. Operators of guest accommodations, in respect to GART and telecommunications companies are therefore advised that all late returns and outstanding...
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4th Quarter Estimated Income Tax Payment and Monthly Employers Return due December 15

  Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding companies and self-employed persons that December 15 is the due date to pay the 4th instalment of their quarterly estimated Income Tax for 2014. Additionally, Employers are advised that since the due date for this month’s statutory payroll deductions falls on Sunday, December 14 they will be given an additional day to submit their S01...
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Tax Tips Tax Tips

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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