Individuals


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Name of e-Service Description Information Needed Estimated Submission and/or Processing Time Guides/F AQ
myTax Mail

myTax Mail is a secure email system for you to correspond with IRAS.

Taxpayers including authorised company staff and tax agents of businesses can log into myTax Portal> myTax Mail using their SingPass or IRAS PIN to enquire about their tax matters.

  1. Your NRIC / FIN number
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN
  3. Your organisation's tax reference number and e-Services Access Code (for authorised company staff and tax agents)
  4. Details of your enquiry
  5. Your contact number or email address

Submission

10 minutes

Maximum file size: 2MB

Acceptable file type: PDF

IRAS' Processing Time

Individual Tax matters:

We will usually respond to you within 5 working days, but more time might be needed for complex enquiries and if so, we will let you know.

Please log into myTax Mail after 5 working days to read the reply.

Corporate Tax matters:

For general enquiries, we will respond to you within 5 working days. For case-specific enquiries, we will usually respond to you within 14 working days. More time is needed for complex enquiries and if so, we will let you know.

File Form B/B1 (Individual Income Tax Form)
This e-Service is mobile-optimised
 

For tax resident individuals (e.g. self-employed/salaried employees) to file Income Tax Returns online.

If you are selected to benefit from No-Filing Service (NFS), you may not need to e-File your tax return. Find out more about NFS.

  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number).
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN.
  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

This electronic tax form may take you 5 - 10 minutes to complete. Your session will timeout if you leave it idle for more than 20 minutes and you have to log in to the portal again.

Processing

We issue Notices of Assessment or tax bills in batches. Some taxpayers may receive their Notice of Assessment earlier than others. Most taxpayers should receive their Notices of Assessment by September of the year.

 

Object to Assessment  

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 NRIC / FIN number
2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN
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)
4. Particulars of your dependants for all Non-NRIC dependents (e.g. child, parent) if you are making a new claim or amending your previous claims.     

Submission

This electronic form may take you 5 - 10 minutes to complete. Your session will timeout if you leave it idle for more than 20 minutes and you have to log in to the portal again.

Processing

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

 

Apply for PIC Cash Payout For sole-proprietorship to apply for PIC cash payout via mytax.iras.gov.sg  
  1. Your tax reference number (e.g. NRIC/ FIN number)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN
  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

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

User Guides:

Step-by-step guide for Sole-proprietorships (1.23MB)
Transfer of Parenthood Tax Rebate (PTR)
This e-Service is mobile-optimised
For tax resident individuals (e.g. self-employed/salaried employees) to transfer the balance from your Parenthood Tax Rebate account to your spouse’s account.
  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number).
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN.

Submission

3 minutes

Processing

We will update your PTR balance within 7 working days.


View Filing Status This e-Service is mobile-optimised For all individual taxpayers to view the status of any income tax forms issued to you and tax returns submitted by you.
  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN
N.A.

 

View Account Summary/Payments

For all individual taxpayers to do the following:

  1. View tax account details
  2. Request a statement of account
  3. Apply for instalment payment of taxes via GIRO
  4. View payment plan schedule
  5. Make payment via Internet Banking
  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN

Apply GIRO e-service:
Internet banking account login, password and mobile phone or token if you are applying GIRO online.

Make payment via Internet Banking e-service:
Internet banking account login, password and mobile phone or token if you are making payment online.

Submission

3 minutes

Processing

Request for Statement of Account: We will send you the Statement of Account within 5 working days.

GIRO application: We will send you a notice on your GIRO application status within 14 days.

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

View and Settle Late / Non-Filing of Income Tax Forms, Accounts and Documents

For individual taxpayers to view and submit overdue income tax returns and settle fees imposed for late/non-filing of income tax returns.
  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC/FIN number).
  2. Your SingPass/IRAS PIN.
  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).
  7. Make payment via Internet Banking e-service:
    Internet banking account login, password and mobile phone or token if you are making payment online.

Submission

10 minutes

Processing

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

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

For all individuals taxpayers to view your correspondence and notices from IRAS online. The documents are organised by categories i.e. letters/notices and acknowledgement/confirmation for your easy retrieval.
  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number).
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN.
N.A.


Update Contact Details
This e-Service is mobile-optimised

For all individual taxpayers and partnerships to view and update contact details.

For all non-NRIC individuals to update change of address.

  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN
  3. Your organisation tax reference number (For partnerships only)

Submission

5 minutes

Processing

Generally, the changes made will be updated immediately except for change of address which will be processed within 3 working days.


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

For employees whose employers are in the Auto-Inclusion Scheme (AIS) for Employment Income.

It allows you to check whether your employer has transmitted your employment income details to IRAS.

  1. Your tax reference number (i.e. NRIC / FIN number)
  2. Your SingPass or IRAS PIN
N.A.