TAMIS Registration Reminder From BRA

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The Barbados Revenue Authority is reminding all taxpayers that they are required to register in the new Tax Administration Management Information System (TAMIS) in order to pay and file their Value Added Tax (VAT), Pay as You Earn (PAYE) and Corporation Income Tax obligations. For persons who are already registered and have submitted paper returns for VAT, PAYE and Corporation …

COTA Executive Council Discusses Tax Priorities

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The Caribbean Organisation of Tax Administrators (COTA) is moving forward with plans for the 25th General Assembly and Technical Conference. Following the two-day meeting of the COTA Executive Council, hosted by the Barbados Revenue Authority, the eight-member group outlined a provisional programme for the conference scheduled for July 2019 in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Tax Administration Jamaica’s representative on …

Extension Granted for Tax Amnesty

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Given the tremendous response to the tax amnesty programme proposed by the Minister of Finance on June 11, 2018, the Barbados Revenue Authority has sought the permission of the Ministry of Finance to extend the application period for the amnesty. The Ministry has agreed and the Authority will be accepting applications until Friday, January 4, 2018. The tax amnesty is intended to …

Revenue Authority Closing Early On Monday

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The Barbados Revenue Authority has advised that it will be closing its offices early on Monday, December 31. The Authority’s payment sections will close at 12:00 noon, and all other offices at 1:00 p.m. It will reopen for business on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Persons are therefore asked to arrange their business accordingly. Barbados Revenue Authority See also: READ MORE …

Students Assisting With TAMIS Registration

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Registration for the Barbados Revenue Authority’s (BRA) TAMIS online system is about to receive a major push with a new project being rolled out in conjunction with the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology (MIST). The pilot, which is under MIST’s Digital Acceleration Ambassador Programme, will see students who are currently receiving a free tertiary education giving back or …

Reminder Of Tax Amnesty

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is reminding taxpayers that the deadline for the Tax Amnesty is Monday, December 31, 2018. The taxes eligible are Value Added Tax, Land Tax, Income Tax including P.A.Y.E., and Corporation Tax. The waiver of penalty and interest will apply to taxes owed to the BRA for the period January 1, 2001, to December 31, 2017. …

BRA To Close Early For Holidays

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The public is advised that the Barbados Revenue Authority will close early on Monday, December 24, and Monday, December 31. The payment sections will close at 12 noon and all other offices at 1:00 p.m. The Authority will reopen for business on Thursday, December 27, and Wednesday, January 2, respectively. joy.springer@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE TAMIS Registration Reminder From BRA …

BRA Notice For Third-Party Providers

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The Barbados Revenue Authority is urging all third-party tax information providers to acquire the new Tax Identification Numbers (TINs) of their clients and employees in order to facilitate the uploading of the relevant third-party information on or before February 28, 2019. Taxpayers are asked to note that the new Tax Administration Management Information System (TAMIS) will be used for the …

BRA’s Assurances On Non-Payment Notices

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is advising corporate and business taxpayers who made payments on time with their old Tax Identification Numbers for the June and July 2018 periods, to ignore the non-payment notices which they received from the new TAMIS system. The BRA is presently migrating those payments from the ETAX and VETAS systems into TAMIS and when the …

2017 Income Tax Notices Available For Review

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is advising all taxpayers that the 2017 Income Tax has been assessed. The Authority is, therefore, asking persons to review their assessment notices. According to the BRA, those who do not agree with the assessment should file an objection immediately. Barbados Revenue Authority See also: READ MORE TAMIS Registration Reminder From BRA anemptytextlline READ MORE …