Who needs to submit this Return?
The person who is required to submit the Partnership Return is the Precedent Partner. The precedent partner is the first named person in the partnership agreement. If there is no agreement, the person who is named singly or is dominant (senior) over the other partners in the named firm.
Please refer to Section 66 Income Tax Act, Chapter 81:01 for additional requirements.
- Partnership Returns are a declaration of all incomes, deductions, gains, losses from its operations.
- Partnership returns are not subject to the payment of any Income Tax, Property Tax, Capital Gains Tax or any other similar taxes or fees.
- Individual partners are required to file their Income Tax Returns separately. Each partner includes his/her share of the partnership’s income or loss on his/her tax return in accordance with the partnership agreement.
When and Where does this return need to be submitted?
The due date for submitting this return is 30th April of each year (or the next business day if the April 30th is a holiday). Nevertheless, you are encouraged to file as early as possible preferably as soon after the financial statements for the partnership have been finalised.
How to fill this Return?
This return must be submitted to the Commissioner General, Guyana Revenue Authority at one of GRA’s offices or approved sites or P.O. Box 10406.
Note: All forms and guides can be found at the top right of this page. For further information you may visit the Optimal site at https://www.gra.gov.gy/optimal/ under the “Who is Optimal for? section.
Explanation of Terms:
|Year of Assessment||Enter the year that follows the calendar year in which income was earned.|
|Amendment||Tick this box if you are making changes to a Return that was already submitted to the GRA.|
|Changed?||If the details for the specific line item has changed recently or is different from the information the GRA currently has, fill in the correct information in the line item and tick this box.|
|8||Accounting Period||Enter the start and end dates for the year that the income was earned.|