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Stay up-to-date on the latest news and happenings within the Barbados Revenue Authority system.

Press Releases

2020|2019|2018|2017|2016|2015

Thu, Jul 2 2020
BRA: Customer Service at Warrens Re-openedThe public is advised that the Barbados Revenue Authority’s Customer Service section located at Warrens Tower II, Warrens, St. Michael has reopened to serve taxpayers.
Sun, Jun 14 2020
ANNOUNCING THE APPOINTMENT OF NEW REVENUE COMISSIONERThe Barbados Revenue Authority today announced that Louisa Lewis-Ward has been named as the institution’s new Revenue Commissioner. She will commence her appointment on Monday, June 15, 2020.
Wed, Jun 10 2020
BRA: AEOI Portal Open for 2019 Submissions...all financial institutions based in Barbados, that the Automatic Exchange of Information (AEOI) web portal is open and available for 2019 submissions.
Fri, May 29 2020
Corporation Tax Deadline ExtendedCorporation tax deadline extended from June 15, 2020 to June 30, 2020.
Fri, May 29 2020
Further Extension to Personal Income Tax DeadlineTaxpayers submitting personal income tax returns for the income year 2019 have been granted a further filing and payment extension to June 30, 2020.
Mon, May 25 2020
BRA: Phased Re-Opening Services ReminderTaxpayer self-service options in TAMIS and limited in-office activities.
Mon, May 4 2020
BRA: Phased Reopening OperationsThe public is advised that the Barbados Revenue Authority will have limited operations from Monday, May 4, 2020 as part of its phased reopening.
Wed, Apr 29 2020
BRA: Password Reset Emails ResumeThe Barbados Revenue Authority advises that the “Forgot Your Password” emails from TAMIS have resumed.
Fri, Apr 24 2020
BRA Extends Personal Income Tax Filing DeadlineThe Barbados Revenue Authority today announced the deadline for taxpayers to file the 2019 personal income tax returns is extended to Friday, May 29, 2020.
Tue, Apr 21 2020
BRA Weymouth and Warrens Payment Locations Re-openThe Barbados Revenue Authority will reopen the Weymouth Corporate Centre and Warrens Towers II locations to facilitate limited transactions from Wednesday, April 22, 2020.
Sat, Apr 18 2020
Income Tax Filing ReminderEmployees who earned over $25,000, as well as pensioners who received income over $40,000 last year and all self-employed persons are required to file a 2019 Personal Income Tax (PIT) return in TAMIS.
Tue, Apr 14 2020
Available Payment Options During Curfew PeriodThe Barbados Revenue Authority advises that there are two options currently available for making payments during the curfew period.
Thu, Apr 9 2020
PAYE and VAT Deadlines Extended...the deadlines for PAYE and VAT filing dates have been extended to April 30, 202.
Wed, Apr 1 2020
Stickers and Licences Temporarily Suspended...vehicle registration stickers as well as the issuance and renewal of driving licences have been suspended during the period of the Public Health Emergency curfew.
Tue, Mar 31 2020
Employers Required to File 2019 PAYE for All Employees Before Income Tax Filing Season BeginsEmployers should file monthly 2019 PAYE returns before Income Tax filing season begins
Mon, Mar 30 2020
Entities Reminded to File Withholding Tax Reconciliation2019 Withholding Tax Reconciliation should be filed before income tax season
Wed, Mar 25 2020
BRA Notice to CustomersBarbados Revenue Authority is advising the public that only payments, licensing transactions and appointments will be done in its offices. This comes as part of the Authority’s implementation of physical distancing measures to maintain a safe and healthy working environment.
Wed, Mar 25 2020
LAND TAX PAYMENT REMINDERThe Barbados Revenue Authority is reminding taxpayers that the final date for the payment of the 2019-20 Land Tax bills is Tuesday March 31, 2020.
Thu, Mar 12 2020
Companies Reminded of Upcoming Tax Deadline2019 Corporation Tax Deadline is March 16, 2020
Tue, Feb 18 2020
Third-Party Providers Reminded to Upload Tax Information by DeadlinePension, Charities, Deductibles, Withholding Tax Reconciliation and Goods and Services should be uploaded by February 28
Mon, Feb 10 2020
BRA Expands Payment Options with Cave Shepherd Card Mobile AppThe Barbados Revenue Authority now includes the Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App to its payment channels for land tax transactions.
Thu, Jan 16 2020
Zimbabwean Team Visits BRAAs part of a multi-country study tour, the Zimbabwean team, led by Shami Mayo, Director ICT, is exploring options for a new computerised tax system.