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.
  • Individuals can file their annual income tax via 3 modes:

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

  • 7 common filing mistakes to avoid by individuals when filing the annual tax return (Form B/B1).
  • You had omitted income in your Income Tax Return for previous years.
  • If you e-Filed your original return, re-file via myTax Portal if you need to make changes after filing your return. If you paper filed your original return, please write in to IRAS detailing the changes.

     

  • Most taxpayers file their tax returns on time. There are penalties for late filing and non-filing of returns. Individuals who do not file their tax returns on time or fail to file altogether are advised to do as soon as possible to avoid other actions by IRAS.   

  • 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 or calling the IRAS hotline.

     

  • Tax Season 2018 is here. This page provides you with information on individual income tax filing to help you better understand your tax filing obligations.

    Filing for the Year of Assessment (YA) 2018 begins on 1 Mar 2018.
    If you need to submit an income tax return, please do so by the following dates.

    e-Filing:           18 Apr 2018
    Paper Filing:    15 Apr 2018           

    To e-File your tax return, log in to  myTax Portal using your SingPass or IRAS PIN. 
    You can file your income tax return either via mobile phone or desktop.