There are many convenient ways to pay your tax.
Benefits of GIRO
Most taxpayers choose to pay their taxes by GIRO. Here’s why:
GIRO is an electronic cashless mode of payment.
No more queues
You do not have to spend time queuing at payment kiosks.
No more late payment
You will not miss the payment due dates.
You can enjoy up to 12 monthly interest-free instalments, or opt for one-time GIRO deduction.
Faster tax refund.
You can receive tax refunds faster as it will be credited directly to your bank account, eliminating any risk of losing cheques.
Full control over GIRO with IRAS’ e-Services
You can adjust or cancel your GIRO plan just by calling IRAS on 1800 356 8300.
You can also view your GIRO plan and tax balance simply by logging in to myTax Portal.
To view your instalment plan > select ‘Payments->View Payment Plan’.
To view your tax balance > select ‘View Account Summary’.
There are several ways to sign up for GIRO:
• Online GIRO application via Internet Banking (for DBS/POSB and OCBC customers)
• Online GIRO application at AXS stations (for DBS/POSB customers)
• Use GIRO form on the Payment Slip sent with your Notice of Assessment (for DBS/POSB, HSBC, OCBC and UOB customers)
• Download GIRO application form here and send the completed form to us
Electronic Payment Modes
• Internet Banking
To pay online, visit your bank’s website (select Bill Payment) DBS/POSB HSBC MayBank OCBC Standard Chartered Bank State Bank of India UOB
• Phone Banking
Phone-Banking service for DBS/POSB, OCBC and UOB account holders who have subscribed to this service.
Pay your tax at DBS/POSB or OCBC Automated Teller Machines.
• AXS Station
Pay your tax at any AXS Self-service station.
• AXS Online Platform
Pay your tax via AXS e-Station (Internet) or AXS m-Station (Mobile).
Pay your tax at any Singapore Post Self-service Automated Machine.
vBOX is an online website service offered by Singapore Post.
At any Singapore Post Branch to make an over-the-counter payment.
Cheque/ Cashier's Order
Pay with cheque or cashier's order from any bank in Singapore. Please attach the Payment Slip with your cheque payment and write the tax reference number on the back of your cheque so that payment can be updated to the tax account.
Some banks/ credit card companies offer options to pay tax via credit cards. Please approach your bank or credit card company for the option.
Payment by telegraphic transfer is only for payments from overseas and the payment modes listed above are not applicable.