BRA Oistins Location Temporarily Closed

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has advised that its Oistins location has been temporarily closed, due to an environmental challenge. The issue is currently being addressed and the public will be informed when normal operations can resume. In the meantime, licensing payments may be made at any of the other BRA branches at Weymouth Corporate Centre, Treasury Building, Warrens Tower …

Finance Minister Lauds BRA

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) came in for high praise today from this island’s Minister of Finance, Christopher Sinckler, as he addressed the opening of the Commonwealth Association of Tax Administrators’ 37th Annual Technical Conference. Mr. Sinckler said that even though the institution was only two years old, officials were already seeing significant progress in the reconstruction of the national …

Weymouth To Open Earlier For Land Tax Payments

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The Barbados Revenue Authority has advised the public that its office at Weymouth Corporate Centre, Roebuck Street, St. Michael, will open at 7:30 a.m. rather than the usual 8:15 a.m. over the next two weeks. The earlier opening hours, which will run until, Friday, October 28, are to accommodate taxpayers who are seeking to take advantage of the early payment …

Licensing Only AT BRA Oistins Location

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has reminded the public that its Oistins, Christ Church, location is temporarily only facilitating licensing transactions. This change is as a result of ongoing renovations at the BRA’s branch in The Pine, St. Michael. However, land tax payments can be made at the Authority’s Treasury Building, Bridgetown; Weymouth Corporate Centre, Roebuck Street; Warrens Tower II, …

BRA Payments Resume At Treasury

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has advised members of the public that payment services have resumed at its Treasury Building location, Bridgetown. In addition, although income tax transactions have recommenced, public access to the online income tax system has not yet been restored. The Authority thanks the public for its patience and understanding as it works towards the full restoration …

Take Advantage Of Upcoming Tax Amnesty

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Taxpayers who owe Government millions of dollars are being urged by the Minister of Finance, Christopher Sinckler, to take advantage of the upcoming tax amnesty and pay up. Mr. Sinckler insisted during an interview with the Barbados Government Information Service that this would be the last tax amnesty for some time. “Our position is that after this amnesty ends in …

Customs Move To BRA Effective October 1

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The transition of customs officers to the Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) will now take effect from October 1. This disclosure came today from Acting Head of the Civil Service, Sonja Welch. She made the announcement during one of two meetings for customs officers at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre to provide them with information on the transitioning to BRA. During the …