Property Tax is an annual tax that should be paid on or before the 30th of June each year
Value Added Tax (VAT)
VAT is assessed on products at each stage of the production process – from labor and raw materials to the sale of the final product. Know how and when to register
Corporate Income Tax
The Corporate Income Tax Return is due (3½) months after the fiscal year end of the entity and must be filed on the forms prescribed by the Comptroller
Guiding your Business
Start your business and register as an incorporated or sole trader and keep your business registration details up-to-date
IRD gives you a brief outline of the basic rules and guidelines in terms of renewing, replacing and obtaining your driver’s license
To complete the licencing of your vehicle, you must take the Vehicle Inspection Report and proof of valid insurance to the IRD after payment of the appropriate fees
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Articles & Press Releases
- Apr 30, 2021
Kindly note that over this weekend, starting from April 30th at 6 pm until Monday, May 3rd at noon, there will be a planned service interruption due to scheduled maintenance on our website, E-Services, and Information Technology infrastructure.
- Sep 18, 2020
Customer Service in the workplace is described as vital to the success of business. Edward Gift, Comptroller of the St. Kitts and Nevis Inland Revenue Department, said that to date the staff of the department has performed professionally.
- Aug 18, 2020
St. Kitts-Nevis Inland Revenue Department Extends Vehicle And Drivers’ Licenses Deadline Amid COVID-19 State Of Emergency
Vehicle owners and motorists with expired driver’s licenses, will now be given the opportunity to renew their licenses at the end of the month
- Mar 31, 2020
Inland Revenue Department: Extension Of Filing And Payment Due Dates Without Interest And Penalties Notice
As a direct response to curbing the threat of COVID-19, the IRD wishes to advise the public that pursuant to the provisions of the Tax Administration and Procedures Act – Chapter 20.52, all taxes and licenses due and payable during the month of March 2020 have been extended to 15 April 2020 without interest and penalties
Announcements & Upcoming Events
Kindly note that over this weekend, starting from April 30th at 6 pm until Monday, May 3rd at noon, there will be a planned service interruption due to scheduled maintenance on our website, E-Services, and Information Technology infrastructure. During this planned service interruption all of the services offered via our website will be unavailable. Any emails sent to the staff during this scheduled outage window will be queued and delivered once service has been resumed. It is the Department’s goal to ensure our infrastructure meets the need of our customers.
We do apologize to our customers and all other stakeholders for any inconvenience that this service interruption may cause. We trust that all systems will be back up and fully functional by Monday, May 3rd in the afternoon.
The Inland Revenue Department wants to thank everyone in advance for their cooperation and support regarding this scheduled maintenance and system upgrade.
The Comptroller is advising that any person who has not filed tax returns and/or has outstanding taxes, should make suitable arrangements to become up to date before the due date of the Business & Occupation License, which is March 31, 2021.
If appropriate arrangements are not made within the prescribed time, the Comptroller shall make a recommendation to the Minister for an Order to revoke or suspend your business license in accordance with the provisions of the Licenses on Businesses & Occupations Act. Cap 18.20.
The first quarterly filing is fast approaching and taxes are due and payable on the 15th March, 2021. We are kindly reminding the general public if they haven’t received the remittance in the mail by the first week of March, kindly visit the department during our working hours from 8:00 to 4:00 to collect a copy and avoid late fees.
Kindly note that all businesses that are no longer in operation, are reminded to complete the termination of registration form with the Department immediately to avoid forms being issued to a business that is no longer in operation.
Kindly take note the Department is reminding businesses that Business & Occupation License and also Liquor License are due and payable on March 31st 2021. Persons are asked to visit the Department early to avoid the rush.
Kindly take note the Department is in the process of updating its web server. This process is scheduled to take place on Thursday 4th February, 2021 into the start of the next work day Friday 5th February, 2021.
The Saint Kitts and Nevis AEOI Competent Authority wishes to advise the Financial Institutions that it is now extending its FATCA reporting deadline for the 2019 reporting period to 30th November 2020. The Saint Kitts and Nevis AEOI Competent Authority is also extending its CRS reporting deadline for the 2020 reporting period to 30th November 2020.
The Inland Revenue Department is requesting all taxpayers whose personal information is obsolete, to kindly visit the office at their earliest convenience to facilitate updates.
All Liquor Licence renewals start at the Sir Lee Llewelyn Moore Judicial Complex (Court’s Cashier). The stub given there, should be presented to the Inland Revenue Department in order to process the Licence.