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Toll Free: 1-888-TAX-HELP (local)
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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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3rd quarter estimated income tax payments due Sept 15

Companies and self-employed persons are reminded that Monday, September 15 is the due date to pay their 3rd quarter estimated income tax for 2014. Tax Administration continues to make it easy for persons to pay their taxes by using our online payment option. Individuals can log on to the Tax Portal at www.jamaicatax-online.gov.jm from the convenience of their home or office and at any time,...
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Minimum Business Tax Due September 15

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding Companies and individuals in business including partners and self-employed persons, that the second instalment of $30,000 for the Minimum Business Tax (MBT) is due on September 15. Notably, the MBT applies to a company or body corporate and specifically to businesses incorporated or registered under the Companies Act, Building Societies Act,...
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Drivers Licence Advisory

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) wishes to inform the public that they may encounter some inconvenience with the processing of Driver’s Licences at the Revenue Service Centres (RSC). This is due to an unanticipated delay in the delivery of our supplies. TAJ apologises for the inconvenience caused and is working with our overseas suppliers to have the matter speedily resolved. Due to the...
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June GCT Returns deadline extension expires August 15

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding business operators that the extension for filing GCT returns for the month of June expires on Friday, August 15, 2014. The Acting Commissioner General of TAJ, Mr. Ainsley Powell, last week announced the extension of the due date from July 31 to August 15, 2014. He explained that “some suppliers and government entities were experiencing challenges...
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PAYE, Pensioner’s Refunds to be paid electronically

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is set to begin paying Income Tax refunds directly into bank accounts instead of making payments by cheques. An Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) Project is now being piloted to accommodate the change. Beginning August 2014, individuals claiming a PAYE (Pensioners, etc) Income Tax refund will be required to submit their banking details in order to receive their...
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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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