How to Pay Tax

  

Other Taxes

There are many convenient ways to pay your tax.

Stamp Duty

GIRO (General Interbank Recurring Order) is the preferred method of payment.

GIRO

Majority of taxpayers use GIRO for tax payment.

Benefits of GIRO


Use a Different Bank Account for my Existing GIRO Arrangement

  • Submit a new GIRO application
  • Revised payment plan will be sent once application is processed
  • Log in to myTax Portal to view payment plan details (Select "Account" > "View Payment Plan")

Terminate my GIRO Arrangement

  • Contact your bank directly
  • Settle any outstanding tax immediately to avoid late payment penalty  
  • Internet Banking Fund Transfer
  • Cash/ NETS
    Make Cash/ NETS payment over the counter at any of the Service Bureaus operated by SingPost.
  • Cheque/ Cashier's Order
    Pay with Cheque/ Cashier's Order from any bank in Singapore. Please attach the Payment Slip with your cheque payment and write the Tax Reference No. at the back of your cheque so that payment can be updated to the tax account.

Withholding Tax

GIRO (General Interbank Recurring Order) is the preferred method of payment.

GIRO

Majority of taxpayers use GIRO for tax payment.

Benefits of GIRO

GIRO arrangement

Master GIRO Application Form & Return Envelope (PDF, 1.29MB)

A Master GIRO allows you to pay your Income Tax, Goods & Services Tax, Property Tax and/or Withholding Tax by completing one GIRO application form. You need to use your own bank account when signing up for Master GIRO.

Use a Different Bank Account for my Existing GIRO Arrangement

  • Submit a new GIRO application
  • Revised payment plan will be sent once application is processed
  • Log in to myTax Portal to view payment plan details (Select "Account" > "View Payment Plan")

Terminate my GIRO Arrangement

  • Contact your bank directly
  • Settle any outstanding tax immediately to avoid late payment penalty

Casino Tax

Casino Tax can only be paid via Cheque/ Cashier's Order.

 

Pay with Cheque/ Cashier's Order from any bank in Singapore. Please attach the Payment Slip with your cheque payment and write the Tax Reference No. at the back of your cheque so that payment can be updated to the tax account.


Betting & Sweepstake Duties

Betting and Sweepstake Duties can only be paid via Cheque/ Cashier's Order.

Pay with Cheque/ Cashier's Order from any bank in Singapore. Please attach the Payment Slip with your cheque payment and write the Tax Reference No. at the back of your cheque so that payment can be updated to the tax account.


Private Lotteries Duty

Payment can be made through:

  • Cheque/ Cashier's Order
    Pay with Cheque/ Cashier's Order from any bank in Singapore. Please attach the Payment Slip with your cheque payment and write the Tax Reference No. at the back of your cheque so that payment can be updated to the tax account.

Estate Duty (For deaths on and before 14 Feb 2008)

Estate Duty can only be paid via Cheque/ Cashier's Order.

Pay with Cheque/ Cashier's Order from any bank in Singapore. Please write the Tax Reference No. at the back of your cheque so that payment can be updated to the tax account.


Telegraphic Transfer

Telegraphic Transfer is only for payments from overseas and the payment modes listed above are not applicable.


Others

For Clubs, trade associations, MCs, town councils, Charities/IPCs and Trust, please check the respective link for payment of Income Tax, Property Tax and GST.