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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
Email: taxhelp@taj.gov.jm

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March 16 is Tax Day

March 16 Is Tax Day   Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising persons that Annual Income Tax Returns for 2019 and Estimated Returns for 2020 must be filed on or before March 16, 2020 as the usual due date of the 15 th of the month occurs on the weekend. The tax authority is encouraging taxpayers to begin preparations to file their Income Tax Returns...
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New Provisional Driver's Licence Process To Come

As of January 25, 2020, the process to obtain a Provisional (Learner) Driver’s Licence will change. Persons wishing to obtain a “Learner’s Licence” will now first have to visit any of the Island Traffic Authority (ITA) Examination Depots to do the multiple choice Road Code Test, as part of the application process. The new process will apply to all applicants for a Learner’s Licence to...
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Mandatory e-Filing of Individual Income Tax Now In Effect

All taxpayers currently filing Individual Income Tax (IIT) Returns are reminded that they are now required to file IIT Returns online via Tax Administration Jamaica’s (TAJ) online portal at www.jamaicatax.gov.jm. This measure which took effect on January 1, 2020, mandates the electronic filing of Individual Income Tax (IIT) Returns including; Employed Individuals with other sources,...
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Taxes and Statutory Paymentsdue December 16, 2019

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is advising business persons that the due date for Payroll Statutory Deductions and 4 th Quarter Incom e Tax Paym ents are due on the 14 th and 15 th of December 2019 , respectively . Howev er due to the fact that these date s fall on the weekend, the due date is now Monday , Dec ember 16, 2019 for the following: ...
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TAJ to Introduce Sixth Phase of Mandatory e-Filing Requirement in January 2020

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) will implement the next phase of its mandatory efiling of Tax Returns on January 1, 2020. The group that will be mandated to electronically file at this time is the category of taxpayers filing Individual Income Tax( IIT) Returns including; Employed Individuals, Self-employed persons and Pensioners focusing on the following Returns; ITO5 S04 with no...
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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.