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

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Garnishment Policy now in effect at TAJ

In its continued efforts to identify and bring tax evaders and avoiders to book, TAJ has now employed another strategy to bolster its enforcement and compliance activities with the introduction of Garnishment. Garnishment refers to a process where a “Notice is served on a person for the purpose of legally seizing money belonging to a debtor”. Garnishment has always existed under the laws of...
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TAJ to Carry Out Maintenance on Specific Online Services This Weekend

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) wishes to advise that it will carry out routine maintenance on some online services from 9:00pm Saturday April 16 to 2:00am Sunday April 17, 2016. Customers are advised that during this maintenance period some eServices will not be available. Taxpayers will therefore be unable to access the tax portal to conduct online transactions related to several tax...
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TAJ compliance strategies yields positive results

Tax Administration Jamaica has announced that preliminary figures indicate that the $263.3B target for the 2015/16 fiscal year, was exceeded by 0.4% with $264.2B in net collections. As outlined in its National Compliance Plan (NCP) published for the first time last year, the Administration focused its activities on Service, Education and Enforcement the three main pillars of its compliance...
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Transfer Pricing expert in Jamaica for week long official visit

Jamaica is continuing to receive overseas technical assistance on Transfer Pricing. Ian Wood, an Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) expert affiliated to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), is currently in the island for a five day official visit from April 11 to the 15th, 2016. This visit forms part of an on-going collaboration with the OECD which began last year...
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Current Property Tax Liabilities are now available

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising those taxpayers paying their 2016/17 Property Tax online that the system has now been updated to reflect their current Property Tax liabilities. A system error had delayed the usual April 1 posting of this year’s information to coincide with the due date. Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is again reminding property owners that although Property...
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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.

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