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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Due Jun 15
Excise TaxTAX PERIOD: April - June
Due Jun 15
Unincorporated Business TaxTAX PERIOD: March - May
Due Jun 15
Insurance Premium TaxTAX PERIOD: April - June
Articles & Press Releases
- Apr 8, 2022
The St. Kitts and Nevis Inland Revenue Department (SKNIRD) wishes to advise all entities registered as Exempt Companies under the Companies Act Cap. 21.03 of the Revised Laws of SKN 2017, Nevis International Business Corporations (NIBCs) under the Nevis Business Corporation Ordinance and Nevis Limited Liability Corporations (NLLCs) under the Nevis Limited Liability Company Ordinance that the configuration of the e-filing portal is now complete and the Department is now ready to accept filings for the 2021 CIT-101 v4 Return.
- Mar 2, 2022
The St. Kitts and Nevis Inland Revenue Department takes time out to recognize and celebrate important people and events in the history of black excellence in our country.
- Feb 28, 2022
The Competent Authority for the Exchange of Information, for the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis issues its Advisory on the requirement to register with the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) for the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and Common Reporting Standard (CRS) reporting.
- Feb 24, 2022
The Competent Authority for the Exchange of Information, for the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis issues its Advisory on the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) requirement to obtain and report the Date of Birth (D.O.B) for Reportable Persons.
- Dec 17, 2021
The ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic present many risks that could derail our economic Recovery in 2022. Our Honorable Prime Minister noted that our 2022 Budget represents our "Beacon & Planning Tool" to chart our way and set us on a sustainable path towards Recovery and growth as noted by the IMF.
Announcements & Upcoming Events
The due date for filing will be extended to Monday 21st March 2022. Interest and penalties will be charged after the extended date.
Property Tax Account Statements have been sent to all who have NOT paid their Property Tax for the 2021 period.
Kindly contact the Inland Revenue Department BEFORE Dec 31, 2021, to make payment or set up a payment plan at your earliest convenience.
All holders of Business & Occupation Licence, kindly note that all filing and payments for all taxes must be up to date to renew your Business Licence for the 2022 business year.
Kindly contact the Department for any additional information.
KINDLY TAKE NOTE THAT THE OFFICE WILL BE OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC
Thursday 8th – Friday 9th July, 2021
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Department will be open Thursday 8th – Friday 9th July, 2021 between 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. You can also contact us at the following telephone numbers:
8:00 am – 1:00 pm 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
(869) 662-8607 (869) 662-8622
(869) 662-8579 (869) 662-8198
(869) 662-8827 (869) 662-8943
We also encourage our taxpayers to utilize our fleet of E-Services which can be found on our website at www.sknird.com
Property Tax due date is approaching. You can visit IRD and make your payment on/ before June 30th.
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.