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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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Mandatory eFiling of Employer’s Monthly Payroll Declaration (S01)

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) implemented the next phase of its mandatory e filing requirement on January 2, 2019. As a result, Employers will now be required to submit their Employer’s Monthly Payroll Declaration (S01) electronically, using the tax portal at www.jamaicatax.gov.jm . This means therefore, that Employers filing their S01 due January 14 MUST do so online. ...
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Fifth Phase of Mandatory eFiling Requirement Now In Effect

All taxpayers currently filing Corporate Income Tax (CIT) and Assets Tax Returns are reminded that they are now required to file their CIT and Assets Tax Returns online via Tax Administration Jamaica’s (TAJ) online portal at www.jamaicatax.gov.jm. This means that effective January 1, 2019 the Returns for these categories of taxpayers MUST be filed using TAJ’s online facility. Additionally,...
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Jamaica and Japan Reach Agreement in Principle on Tax Convention

The Governments of Jamaica and Japan have agreed in principle on the tax conventionbetween the two countries. The Convention includes provisions for the purposes of clarifying the scope of taxation in the two countries, eliminating international double taxation and preventing tax evasion and avoidance, and is expected to promote further mutual investments and economic exchanges between...
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Taxpayer Prosecuted and Fined $300,000.00 for Failure to Produce Books, Records and Documents

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) through its Intelligence, Investigation and Enforcement Unit (IIEU) prosecuted St. James businessman/operator Kwun Nung Siu, trading as Siu’ Supermarket under Section 17IA of the amended Revenue Administration Act (RAA) for failure to produce books, records and documents as requested. The tax authority led evidence that during the months February to...
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TAJ’s Property Tax Collection Improvement Project

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) has started its enforcement initiatives to improve Property Tax Collection in the Parish of St. Ann through a special project known as the “Property Tax Collection Improvement Project”.  The focus will be on properties which carry the highest property tax values in Ocho Rios, Salem, Runaway Bay, Discovery Bay, St. Ann’s Bay, Mammee Bay, Drax Hall, Brown’s...
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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.