The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has officially commenced Tax Sites operations from today Thursday, 21 April 2016 at Muneshwers Ltd, Water Street (Opposite Fogarty’s), City Mall, Camp Street (Ground Floor) and GRA Headquarters, 200-201 Camp Street.
According to a press statement issued by the revenue agency, these locations will be facilitating the collection of tax return forms during the period; Thursday, April 21 to Friday, April 29, except on weekends. The opening hours are 09:00 h to 16:00 h.
The GRA said that submissions can also be done at the GRA’s regional offices at Parika, Anna Regina, Corriverton, New Amsterdam, Bartica, Lethem and Linden. Additionally drop boxes will also be available at each of these locations for taxpayers to utilise.
“Taxpayers are reminded that when filing returns they should ensure that the required information is included before lodging; Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN), Identification/ Passport Number, personal address, Occupation, Employer’s Name, Earning Period and signature,” the statement added.
“Of equal importance is the obligation of employees in particular to attach the Emolument/7B slip to the Income Tax Return. This slip must be stamped and signed by their employer and must reflect the employees’ earnings and deductions for the year including NIS Contributions,” added the statement.