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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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St. Catherine Tax Recovery Operation Yield Results

Earlier this month Tax Administration Jamaica’s (TAJ), Special Enforcement Team (SET) began conducting a number of tax recovery activities dubbed “Old Capital” in the parish of St. Catherine. This initiative yielded an eighty-eight percent (88%) success rate. The operation supported by the Major Organized Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency (MOCA), targeted one hundred and thirty-three (133)...
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Reduction In Property Tax Rates

Over 272,000 persons to Benefit from Reduced Property Tax Rates Issued by: MINISTRY OF FINANCE AND THE PUBLIC SERVICE Come April 1, 2017 Property Tax rate is to be reduced from the current range of 1.5% to 2% down to 0.8% with a cap at 1.3%. The reduced rate will see over 272, 000 property owners benefitting from a reduction in property tax paid, or experience no change in...
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Saturday Opening for Select Tax Offices

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) will begin Saturday operations at select Tax Offices island-wide from 10:00am-4:00pm beginning March 11, through to the end of April 2017. The Saturday operations on March 11, 18, 25 and April 1, 8, 22, 29 will allow taxpayers to visit any of the following locations:  Constant Spring Tax Office  Montego Bay Tax Office  Spanish Town...
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Transfer Pricing Obligations for Year of Assessment 2016

Taxpayers are subject to the application of the transfer pricing regime if they have ‘connected persons’ (in accordance with the definitions of Section 2(2) of the Income Tax Act) in Jamaica or abroad, and have carried out transactions with those connected persons or with business entities or persons resident in low/no tax jurisdictions during year of assessment 2016. All Taxpayers must...
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Morant Bay Tax Office undergoing renovation

Tax Administration Jamaica is advising that the construction phase of the renovation and expansion of the Morant Bay Tax Office has begun. This renovation will improve the physical environment as TAJ reorganizes its operations for better service delivery. In order to facilitate this upgrade, the banking hall and customer service operations have been relocated to a smaller space which will...
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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.



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