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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

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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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TAJ Extends Date for Filing GCT Returns for June 2014 to August 15, 2014

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising that it has extended the due date for filing the GCT return for June, which was due on July 31, to August 15, 2014. Registered Taxpayers will therefore have up to Friday, August 15 to file their tax return for June 2014, without any interest or penalty being charged. With the recent introduction of GCT on government purchases some suppliers and...
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GCT Returns for June now due

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding business operators that GCT returns for the month of June is due on Thursday July 31, 2014. Under the new policy relating to GCT on Government purchases, suppliers filing GCT returns and claiming credit, based on Withholding Tax Certificates (WTC) issued to them by a government Tax Withholding Entity (TWE), are reminded that they are required to...
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Government Suppliers can now file GCT Returns online

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising government suppliers that they can now file their GCT returns (Form 4A, 4D, 4E) online. Effective Monday July 21, 2014 suppliers will be able to file their GCT electronically showing Withholding Tax Certificates (WTCs) being claimed as credit against output tax. On June 1, 2014, a new policy came into effect that requires some government entities...
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Tax Cheat hotline yields positive results

The Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) tax cheat toll-free hotline (1-888-829-2432) continues to bolster the administration’s efforts to identify delinquent practices. For the fiscal year 2013-2014, TAJ raised assessment of $130M for various tax types such as Income Tax, Education Tax and GCT, based on reports received from the public. The public complaints ranged across different sectors for...
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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.