Upper Income Tax Band Start Date is August 1

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Employers are asked to note that the Ministry of Finance, Economic Affairs and Investment has changed the effective date of the new upper income tax band from July 1, 2018, to August 1, 2018. The introduction of a new upper income tax band of 40 per cent on those whose assessable incomes are greater than $75,001, was announced by Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs and …

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 …

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 …

New System To Be Put In Place For Tax Refunds

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A system is to be put in place to ensure Barbadians can receive their tax refunds. This disclosure came today from Minister of Finance, Christopher Sinckler, as he addressed the launch of the Barbados Revenue Authority’s (BRA) Tax Administration Management Information System (TAMIS), at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. Mr. Sinckler said: “I have therefore instructed the Ministry of Finance, …

Tax Payment Deadline Approaching

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Taxpayers are reminded that the second half of their Income Tax payable for the year 2016 is due by Saturday, September 30, 2017. The Barbados Revenue Authority has advised that penalties and interest will be applied if this tax is not paid in full by the deadline. Any 2016 Income Tax payments outstanding after September 30, will not be eligible for the current …

Income Tax Filing Date Extended

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The Barbados Revenue Authority has advised taxpayers that the filing date for income tax has now been extended to Wednesday, May 10. Income tax forms may be completed online at www.etax.bra.gov.bb. Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) See also: READ MORE All Taxpayers Must Register In TAMIS anemptytextlline READ MORE Revenue Authority Holds TAMIS Training S… anemptytextlline READ MORE Delay In Tax …

Revenue Authority Notice For Taxpayers

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The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) has advised taxpayers who have not seen their 2016 Income Tax Form online that they should update their registry information. To do so, they should click the update registry button and follow the prompts. For more information, visit the website www.bra.gov.bb. joycspring@gmail.com See also: READ MORE All Taxpayers Must Register In TAMIS anemptytextlline READ MORE …

Sinckler: Millions Paid Out In Tax Refunds

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Regus Managing Director, Mark Linehan (right) taking Finance Minister, Christopher Sinckler (centre) and Chairman of Williams Industries, Ralph “Bizzy” Williams on a tour of the new business centre in St. Thomas on Tuesday. (C.Pitt/BGIS) Government paid out approximately $202, 254 million in tax returns to Barbadians between April 2015 and March 2016. This was revealed by Minister of Finance, Christopher …