Important Message

Download your Fillable Returns and Forms here:
Corporation Tax Return 
Individual Income Tax Return
Motor Vehicle Transfer  
Premium Tax 
VAT Return 
Withholding Tax
Individual Property Tax Return 
Company Property Tax Return  
Tax Exemption Application  
Individual TIN Application  
Company TIN Application
Instructional Video - How to download fillable forms
Additional forms can be accessed here:
Tax Exemption, Processing & Verification
Customs & Trade Administration
Employers' Submission
Individual Income Tax Return - Bulk PDF Generator

Introduction to eServices

2018 filing for Employers 

2018 filing for Companies

2018 filing for Individuals

 

 Financial Institutions with accounts held by US Citizens must report to the Guyana Revenue Authority

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) is mandated under the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) to report accounts of United States (US) citizens to the US Internal Revenue Service (US-IRS) on an annual basis.

In fulfilling this obligation, Financial Institutions (FIs) with accounts held by US citizens are required to report such information to the GRA, the designated Competent Authority. Reporting must be done through the Guyana Revnenue Authority's AEOI  Portal which can be accessed via the link https://ides.gra.gov.gy/.

For assistance on accessing the portal, contact our Information Technology Department on 227-6060 extension 5601.

Latest News




  • RELIEF FOR PUBLIC OFFICERS IMPORTING MOTOR VEHICLES

    The GRA is advising Public Officers that effective January 1, 2019 the following reduction in the excise rates on motor vehicles (under four years/New) for eligible public officers, became applicable:

    Read More




  • AMENDMENTS TO THE 2% WHT FOR RESIDENT CONTRACTORS

    Payments disbursed to contractors in excess of five hundred thousand dollars are subject to a Withholding Tax of two percent on every payment. This is in accordance with Section 39 Subsection 13 of the Income Tax Act Chapter 81:01.

    Read More




  • EXCISE RELIEF FOR DIFFERENTLY-ABLED PERSONS

    Motor vehicles designed for use by differently-abled persons will be EXEMPT from Excise Tax with effect from January 1, 2019.

    Additionally, if a motor vehicle has been or will be converted for use by a differently-abled person, to the satisfaction of the Commissioner-General, it will also be EXEMPT from the payment of Excise Tax.

    Read More




  • PREPARER OF RETURNS

    The Guyana Revenue Authority wishes to notify all tax practice professionals that the term “Preparer of Returns” has been included and clearly defined for the purposes of the issue of Practice Certicates.

    Read More




  • EXCISE RELIEF FOR TOURISM OPERATORS

    Tourist operators who use MOTOR BUSES with twelve (12) OR MORE SEATS shall be EXEMPT from the payment of Excise Tax. These vehicles must however NOT exceed four years (4) old.

    These vehicles must be used EXCLUSIVELY for the transportation of tourists anywhere in Guyana...

    Read More




  • PROPERTY TAX

    "Individuals and companies with NET PROPERTY valued forty million dollars ($40M) or more at the end of 2019 will be required to FILE a Property Tax Return. This provision is in accordance with the amended NET PROPERTY is the amount by which the total value of the property owned..."

    Read More




  • NEW EXCISE TAX RATES FOR GOODS VEHICLES

    Effective January 1, 2019, the following excise tax rates will apply on the import of MOTOR VEHICLES USED FOR THE TRANSPORT OF GOODS

    Read More




  • RE-PRINTING COST OF TIN CERTIFICATES REDUCED

    Effective January 1, 2019, Individuals, Companies, Non-Governmental Organisations, or any individual or company, applying for a re-print of TIN Certifi¬cate will be required to pay the following:

    Re-print of Certificate: $ 2,000.

    Read More




  • NEW EXCISE TAX RATE FOR TOBACCO PRODUCTS

    "The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) hereby notifi­es importers, retailers and resellers of tobacco that the Excise Tax rate of $2,500 will be applied per thousand (1,000) sticks..."

    Read More




  • FAKE REFUND MESSAGE

    The Guyana Revenue Authority has received reports that a message is being circulated via WhatsApp advising teachers to contact officers at its Camp Street Headquarters to enquire and uplift refund cheques.

    Read More

Exchange Rates

Effective November 1, 2018, the following shall be the rates of exchange for the purpose of the provision to Section 22(1) (a) of the Customs Act, Chapter 82:01:-

COUNTRYCURRENCY UNITGUYANA DOLLAR
AustraliaDollar146.78
ArgentinaPeso5.54
AustriaEuro238.34
BahamasDollar208.50
BarbadosDollar104.25
BelgiumEuro238.34
BelarusRouble96.26
BrazilReal53.80
ChinaYuan30.37
CanadaDollar152.68
ColombiaPeso0.06
DenmarkKroner31.94
European UnionEuro238.34
Eastern CaribbeanDollar77.22
FranceEuro238.34
GermanyDeutsche Mark238.34
Hong KongDollar26.63
ItalyEuro238.34
IndiaRupees2.99
JamaicaDollar1.63
JapanYen1.90
MexicoPeso10.59
NigeriaNaira0.57
North KoreaWon0.23
NorwayKroner24.08
Netherlands (Holland)Euro238.34
Netherlands (Antilles)Guilders116.48
New ZealandDollars139.81
PortugalEuro238.34
QatarRial57.26
RussiaRouble3.01
SingaporeDollars152.97
SpainEuro238.34
South AfricaRand14.49
South KoreaWon0.19
SurinameDollars27.96
SwedenKroner23.52
SwitzerlandFranc211.50
TaiwanDollars6.78
Trinidad & TobagoDollar30.74
UkraineHryvan7.52
United KingdomPounds Sterling265.54
United States of AmericaDollars208.50
United Arab Emirates (UAE)Dirham56.76
VenezuelaBolivar208.50

The notification under Section 22 (2)(c) of the Customs Act, Chapter 82:01 last published by the Commissioner-General, Guyana Revenue Authority in the Official Gazette is hereby superseded.

The above rates of exchange are published solely for the purpose of Customs collection and may not correspond with the rates of exchange, which the Commercial Banks employ in the course of their business.

 Mr. Godfrey Statia

Commissioner - General

  

Exchange Rates

Effective January 1, 2019 :-
CountryGuyana Dollar
European Union238.34
Eastern Caribbean77.22
Suriname27.96
Trinidad & Tobago30.74
United Kingdom265.54
United States of America208.50

Click here for more Rates

Query

 query Have a Tax Query? 

Call Our Tax Hotline
227-6060 extensions: 1201-1204
--------------------------------------------------
Report Tax Fraud

  Tax fraud Law Enforcement and
         Investigation Division

 Tel# 227-6060 Ext 3200-3208