Taxpayers are reminded that property tax is due and payable each year, on or before June 30th.

NB All property bills with arrears, must first be queried at the Customer Service Section, before payment is made. Property bills without arrears should be taken directly to the Cashier Section for payment.




    During the 2014 Budget Address, the Prime Minister introduced the Family Shopping List to meet the basic needs of the family. The items outlined in the list, effective immediately, will no longer attract VAT or Customs Duty.

    The Inland Revenue Department in its efforts to continuously educate taxpayers and keep them informed would like to advise the general public that a detailed list of these items and their corresponding tariffs can be accessed through the Family Shopping List



    The Inland Revenue Department wishes to advise all taxpayers that effective January 1st, 2014, the filing and payment periods have been changed from monthly to quarterly, for the taxes listed below. These taxes are:


    1. Unincorporated Business Tax (UBT)


    2. Withholding Tax (WTH)


    3. Island Enhancement Fund (E-Fund)


    4. Insurance Premium Tax


    5. Hotel & Restaurant Tax


    6. Travel Tax and


    7. Excise Tax


    Therefore, the new filing and payment periods for the above listed taxes are as follows;

    March 16th, 2015 – (For the months of December, 2014, January and February 2015)

    June 15th, 2015 – (For the months of March, April and May 2015)

    September 15th, 2015 – (For the months of June, July and August 2015)

    December 15th, 2015 – (For the months of September, October and November 2015)

    March 15th, 2016 – (For the months of December, 2015, January and February 2016)

  • E-services at Inland Reveunue Department

    To cater to the needs of our customers and provide them with more efficient service, the Department on July 15, 2013, launched its E-services. E-services is online access geared towards improving services that we provide to our taxpayers by making it easier for them to meet their tax obligations. E-services have now been extended to ALL our taxpayers including those for Property Tax. Taxpayers can now pay their property taxes; view balances and acquire a breakdown of your property tax information. One major benefit of this service is that it makes the process of paying taxes simple while another benefit is the wealth of information at your fingertips about your tax obligations. All taxpayers now have full access to Convenience, Efficiency, Security, Confidentiality and most of all Great Service! Sign up for our E-services TODAY!

  • Here are two benefits of holding a valid Business Licence.

    ·         You would be in good legal standing with the Department, since it is illegal to operate in the Federation without one.

    ·     You would be in a better position to obtain financial assistance from lending institutions, since most institutions conduct business verification checks with the Inland Revenue Department.