Individuals   

 
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Name of e-Service Description Information Needed Estimated Submission and/or Processing Time Guides/FAQ
Apply for PIC Cash Payout For sole-proprietorship to apply for PIC cash payout.
  1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
  3. Your company's tax reference number
  4. Your company's revenue
  5. Information pertaining to costs incurred on qualifying activities

    Note: If you are claiming costs incurred on PIC IT and Automation Equipment acquired on hire purchase and/or Research and Development costs, please complete the Hire Purchase Template and/ or Research and Development Claim Form, and submit them together with your application. 

Submission
10 minutes 


Processing

Most applications will be processed within three months

View the PIC Cash Payout e-Submission Video (approx. 7 mins

User Guide:
Step-by-step guide for Sole-proprietorships
(PDF, 1.23MB)

Apply for Payment Plan               

This e-Service is mobile-optimised

Apply new GIRO arrangement (get instantaneous approval from your bank) or re-activate your previous GIRO arrangement and edit your payment plan for your Income Tax.
  1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA) 
  3. Your Internet Banking login details (e.g. password, token) 
  4. Your ATM card details (for DBS/POSB customers)
Submission

5 minutes


Processing 

Your new GIRO application will be approved instantaneously by your bank and your GIRO arrangement will be set up within 3 working days. 

User Guide
(PDF, 1.11MB) 

    Check Employment Income Status    This e-Service is mobile-optimised

    Check whether your employer has transmitted your employment income details to IRAS.

    1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
    2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
    N.A. -

    Claim / Revise Child Relief & PTR

    This e-Service is mobile-optimised

    To submit reply for:

    Claim / Revise Child Relief & PTR

     
    1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
    2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
    3. The revised agreed basis of sharing child relief and PTR


    Submission

    10 minutes

    Processing

    Replies will be processed by Feb 2020.

    FAQ 
    (PDF, 354 KB)

    File Income Tax Return

    This e-Service is mobile-optimised
     

    File your income tax returns.


    1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
    2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA).
    3. Form IR8A (if your employer is not participating in the Auto-Inclusion scheme for Employment Income).
    4. Particulars of your dependants (e.g. child, parent) for new relief claims only.
    5. Details of gross rent and tax deductible expenses incurred on tenanted properties and other income, if any.
    6. Business Registration Number/Partnership Tax Reference Number, if applicable (for self-employed and partners only).

    Submission
    5 - 10 minutes 


    Processing

    Most income tax bills i.e. Notice of Assessment are issued between end Apr to Sep each year.

    Tax Season 2020 - All You Need To Know   

    Tips on e-Filing 

    Need help to e-File: IRAS Hotline and e-Filing Service Centre 

    Technical FAQ

      Manage e-Notice Preferences

      This e-Service is mobile-optimised

      Manage your preference for electronic or paper notices.
      1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
      2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA) 
      Submission

      5 minutes


      Processing 

      The change will be made within 7 days.


        myTax Mail

        This e-Service is mobile-optimised

        A secure email channel to correspond with IRAS on your confidential tax matters.

        Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)

        Your SingPass or  IRAS Unique Account (IUA)

        Enquiry details

        Supporting attachments (if applicable) 

        • Maximum Size Per File: 5.00 MB
        • Supported File Type: JPG, PDF, PNG
        • Maximum Files: 5 files with a total file size not exceeding 10.00 MB per message

        For authorised company staff and tax agents, your organisation's tax reference number is also required.

        Submission
        10 minutes


        Processing 

        We will respond to you within 5 working days. We may need more time for complex enquiries and if so, we will inform you.

        FAQ
        (PDF, 837KB)

          Object to Assessment

          This e-Service is mobile-optimised

          The ‘Object to Assessment’ e-Service enables individual taxpayers to object to their tax assessment online.
          Eligible individuals can use this e-Service to object to their Notice of Original Assessment for the:
           
          1. Current Year of Assessment; and
          2. Advance Year of Assessment


          1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)

          2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA) 
          3. Scanned copy of supporting documents relating to changes to be made to your previous declaration (e.g. Form IR8A, schedule of employment expenses and supporting documents for changes to rental income/expenses) 

          • Maximum File Size: 4.00 MB
          • Supported File Type: PDF 

          4. Particulars of your dependants (e.g. child, parent) if you are making a new claim or amending your previous claims    

          Submission
          5 - 10 minutes 


          Processing 

          We will send you the revised tax bill i.e. Notice of Assessment, by post or update you on the status of your objection within 10 working days.

          FAQ 
          (PDF, 1.06MB)

            Pay Taxes

            This e-Service is mobile-optimised

            Settle your individual and/or property tax bills, or generate a Payment Slip No. to make payment via Internet Banking. 

                             
            1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
            2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA) 
            3. Your Internet Banking login details (e.g. password, token)


            Processing 

            We will update your account within 3 working days once payment is received.

            User Guide 
            (PDF, 137KB)

              Request Extension of Time to File Request for extension of time to file income tax return and/or accounts.
              1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
              2. Your SingPass or  IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
              Submission
              3 - 5 minutes

              Processing

              The result will be displayed immediately.

              User Guide 
              (PDF, 1.12MB)

                Request for IRAS Unique Account (IUA) Not eligible for SingPass and need an IRAS Unique Account (IUA) to access IRAS e-Services? You can request for a new IRAS Unique Account (IRAS) via this e-Service.

                   1.     Assigned Tax Reference Number

                   2.     SingPass Pin mailer

                Submission

                5 minutes

                Processing

                You will receive the assigned Tax Reference Number by email within 5 days and a Pin mailer issued by SingPass will be mailed to your address within 4 working days (for local address) and 2-4 weeks (for overseas address).

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                Request Penalty Waiver/ Extension of Time to File

                Appeal for waiver of late filing fees, late payment penalties and request for extension of time to file income tax returns and/or accounts after 18 Apr.

                1. Your Tax Reference Number (e.g. NRIC/ FIN)
                2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)

                Submission

                3-5 minutes

                 

                Processing

                The result will be displayed immediately. 

                User Guide
                (PDF, 2.38 MB)   

                  Revise Duplicate Relief Claim 
                  This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                  To submit reply for:

                  Revise Duplicate Relief Claim




                  1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                  2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
                  3. The revised agreed basis of sharing the dependant reliefs.
                                 



                  Submission 

                  10 minutes


                  Processing
                  Replies will be processed by Feb 2020.

                  FAQ 
                  (PDF, 483KB)
                  Search AIS Organisation Check if your organisation is in the Auto-Inclusion Scheme (AIS) for Employment Income and the status of the file submission.
                  1. Your organisation’s tax reference number or organisation's name

                  N.A.   -
                  Transfer Parenthood Tax Rebate (PTR)
                  This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                  Transfer the credit balance from your Parenthood Tax Rebate (PTR) account to your spouse’s account.


                  1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                  2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)

                  Submission
                  3 minutes


                  Processing

                  We will update your PTR balance within 7 working days.

                  FAQ
                  (PDF, 627KB)

                    Update Child's Particulars 
                    This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                    To submit reply for:

                    Update Child's Particulars

                     
                    1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                    2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
                    3. Particulars of the child(ren) 

                    Submission

                    10 minutes

                    Processing

                    Replies will be processed within four months.


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                    Update Contact Details
                    This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                    View and update your contact details such as mobile number, email address, and mailing address.

                    1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                    2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA) 

                    Submission
                    5 minutes


                    Processing

                    All changes will be updated immediately, except the change of mailing address, which will be processed within 3 working days.

                    FAQ 
                    (PDF, 671KB)

                      View Account Summary

                        This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                      View your individual and/or property tax statement of account (e.g. check payment status and if there is any outstanding tax payable).
                      1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                      2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)                                                                                                                                                      

                      N.A.
                         

                      User Guide 
                      (PDF, 112KB)


                        View Filing Status
                        This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                        Check if you are required to file, or view the processing status of your income tax return.

                        1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                        2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
                        N.A.

                        FAQ
                        (PDF, 611KB)


                          View Individual Tax Notices
                          This e-Service is mobile-optimised

                          View your letters/ notices (e.g. tax bill) and acknowledgements (e.g. e-Filing Consolidated Statement) from IRAS.

                          1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/FIN)
                          2. Your SingPass or IRAS Unique Account (IUA)
                          N.A.

                          FAQ
                          (PDF, 69 KB)

                           

                            View Late Filing Fee/ Summons 

                            For individual taxpayers to view and submit overdue income tax returns and settle fees imposed for late/non-filing of income tax returns.