Filing your taxes

  • If you are resident in Singapore, you can e-File your completed tax form from 1 Mar to 18 Apr every year. If you paper file, please submit your completed tax form by 15 Apr of each year.
  • You can file your annual income tax return via:

    (i) e-Filing at myTax Portal; or
    (ii) Paper Form.

  • 7 common filing mistakes to avoid by individuals when filing the annual tax return (Form B/B1).
  • If you have forgotten to report income earned in previous years, please provide ALL of the following information on your Income Tax Return / Email (if reporting after 18 Apr):
  • Most taxpayers file their tax returns on time. There are penalties for late filing and non-filing of tax returns.

  • IRAS audits tax returns and imposes penalties when there are errors, omissions and discrepancies. IRAS, in determining penalties, will take into consideration individual circumstances when there is no evidence of any intention to evade taxes.
  • You can check whether IRAS received your tax return by logging into myTax Portal.

     

  •  You can re-file via myTax Portal if you need to make changes after e-Filing your original tax return. If you have paper filed your original tax return, please write in to IRAS detailing the changes.

  • Filing for the Year of Assessment (YA) 2020 begins on 1 Mar 2020.
    If you need to submit an income tax return, please do so by the following dates.

    e-Filing:           18 Apr 2020
    Paper Filing:    15 Apr 2020           

    To e-File your tax return, log in to myTax Portal using your SingPass 2FA or IRAS Unique Account (IUA). 

    You can file your income tax return either via mobile phone or desktop.