IRD launches e-payment service

The IRD’s e-payment, print and drop off, and help desk services are available all week to help customers file before the March 31 deadline.

The Inland Revenue Department (IRD) today launched its Electronic Payment Service which enables taxpayers to make tax payments in the comfort of their homes or offices.

Comptroller of the IRD, Sophia Henry, led by example in making the first payment. She said the development enhances the customer experience.

The Electronic Payment Service is safer, convenient and hassle free. Clients no longer need to bring in cash or cheques, or take long lines in order to make payments. E-payments can now be made for value added tax (VAT), PAYE, corporation tax and personal income tax with both credit and debit cards.

The IRD has also provided additional services to help customers file on time and avoid the late payment fee. Customers can either elect to fill out the electronic tax return online, print out a copy, and drop it off at the IRD; or utilize the IRD’s help desk service at the JQ Mall, Rodney Bay, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from March 27 to 31. All supporting documents must be attached to the tax return.

The tax deadline is March 31.

For details about the e-payment service, customers can call customer service at 758.468.4760, 758.468.4735, 758.468.4788, or email [email protected]

5 Comments

  1. Redz
    March 28, 2017 at 11:49 am

    What a bout refunds from dues owed by the government. Nothing was mentioned about tax returns. Take from the poor give to the rich continues.

  2. Anonymous
    March 28, 2017 at 4:46 pm

    No southern help desk. Should someone from Laborie go to Rodney Bay for help?

  3. Anonymous
    March 28, 2017 at 10:29 pm

    Good

  4. Anonymous
    March 29, 2017 at 6:42 am

    I’m not hearing about our tax returns the government owes us. Since 2000 no returns yet. We in 2017 already. And I’m sure your’ll friends get theirs up to 2015 already.

  5. Anonymous
    March 29, 2017 at 9:33 am

    What about our returns!!!! This is ridiculous!!!! E returns should be put into effect for y’all too. There must be balance, its not just taking all year and wayyy more than y’all should and not giving it back. Ban volaire!

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