Public Notice From Revenue Authority

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The Barbados Revenue Authority advises the public that services at several of its sections at the Treasury Building, Bridgetown, will be unavailable on Monday, May 28, and Tuesday, May 29, in order to facilitate a training programme. They are the Tax Arrears Management Unit and the Returns Processing, Compliance, and Land Valuation and Assessment sections. Customer Service operations will continue as …

More 2014 Tax Refunds On The Way

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has received a second injection of funds in a week, to make further inroads in paying Barbadians who have been awaiting their income tax refunds from 2014. BRA’s Revenue Commissioner, Margaret Sivers, revealed that the Authority was given a further funding after receiving close to $5 million earlier in the week.  She said every effort …

Last Opportunity For Weekend Tax Help

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Members of the public will have a final opportunity tomorrow, Saturday, April 21, to receive weekend income tax filing assistance from the Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA). Manager of Customer Service with the Authority, Fay Greenidge, encouraged persons who have not yet filed their income tax returns and are having issues to visit the tax clinics. Ms. Greenidge urged: “Take advantage …

Additional Locations For Tax Clinics

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For the next two Saturdays, taxpayers will have additional locations where they can receive free tax filing assistance, as the Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) adds Tax Filing Pop-ups at select Community Resource Centres. Manager, Communications and Public Relations at the BRA, Carolyn Williams-Gayle, outlined the locations where taxpayers can get filing assistance. “We will continue to open our customer service …

BRA’s Tax Fair April 6

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The public will have another opportunity to learn about Income Tax Filing, Taxpayer Rights & Obligations and Registering for Events when the Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) hosts a Tax Fair, tomorrow, Friday April 6. It will be held in Heroes Square, the City, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. All are encouraged to attend. Barbados Revenue Authority See also: READ …

New BRA Numbers At Treasury Building

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The public is advised that the Barbados Revenue Authority’s new PBX number at the Treasury Building location is 535-8200. In addition, the Revenue Commissioner’s Office number is 535-8205, while officials at the Customer Service Department may be reached at 535-8332, 535-8334 or 535-8347, and the TAMIS Project Office at 535-8239. The new fax number is 535-8075. sharon.austingill-moore@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ …

BRA Ready For 2017 Income Tax Filing

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Filing season for the 2017 tax year is under way and taxpayers can begin filing their income tax returns online at https://etax.bra.gov.bb. This notification has come from the Barbados Revenue Authority’s Manager, Communications and PR, Carolyn Williams-Gayle, who advised taxpayers that the filing deadline for the submission of 2017 tax returns is Monday, April 30, 2018. Mrs. Williams-Gayle emphasised that …

Over 5,000 Land Tax Bills Returned

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has recorded 5,125 in undelivered land tax bills and other mail from the Post Office, which were mailed since September last year. Manager, Communications and PR, with the BRA, Carolyn Williams-Gayle, said the returned bills were due to incorrect addresses for the land and property owners. She explained that in over 1,000 cases, the addressees …

Land Tax Payment Reminder

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is reminding taxpayers that they have until Saturday, March 31, to pay their 2017-18 Land Tax bills without incurring penalties and interest. Failure to pay by this date will result in a penalty of five per cent of the principal being charged and a further fine of one per cent every month on the principal …