Transfer Pricing Disclosure Form and Guide for the Y/A 2019/2020

Department of Inland Revenue has published TPDF and guide for the Y/A 2019/2020. Download Transfer Pricing Disclosure Form Download Guide to Transfer Pricing Disclosure Form

Legal enactment of ESC, NBT, PAL and Finance Bills

The Bills to amend the Finance Act, NBT Act, ESC Act and PAL Act were passed in Parliament and the relevant Bills were certified by the Hon. Speaker on October 12, 2020. Finance (Amendment) Act No. 2 of 2020 Terminated the levying of Debt

Tax Payments & Returns due dates – October 2020

Tax payments & Returns due dates and tax types & payment period codes for the month of September 2020 are as follows: OCTOBER 15TH Advance Personal Income Tax (APIT) for the month of September 2020 is due on October 15,

IRD Notice on how to connect with Customer Supporting & Promotion Unit on certain Services

Taking into account the prevailing situation in the country, Customer Supporting & Promotion Unit of Inland Revenue Department (IRD) has made temporary arrangements to provide the services through e-Services, e-Mails and telephone calls. Download IRD Notice No. PN/TPS/2020-5 | Dated: 12 Oct

Issuance of SVAT Credit Vouchers

Department of Inland Revenue has taken administrative arrangement to issue SVAT Credit Vouchers today (14th Wednesday) at ground floor of IRD Head Office and the same practice will continue for next Wednesday (21st) as well.

IRD Notice on how to submit Returns, Appeals, Objections, etc.

To adhere the current situation prevailing in the country, Central Document Management Unit (CDMU) of IRD has instituted few steps to receiving the documents (Returns, Appeals, Objections, etc.) from taxpayers. Download IRD Notice No. PN/TPS/2020-4 | Dated: 12 Oct 2020

Requesting Tax Residency Certificates (TRC) via email

Requesting Tax Residency Certificates (TRC) via email

Taking into account the prevailing situation in the country, the Inland Revenue Department has made arrangements to request the Tax Residency Certificates (TRC) via e-Mails. Download IRD Notice No. PN/TC/2020-05 | Dated: 08 Oct 2020 

Services from the Customer Information Update Unit via e-Services or e-Mails

IRD Contacts

Taking into account the prevailing situation in the country, the temporary arrangements have been made to provide certain services through e-Services/e-Mails/telephone by the Inland Revenue Department. Refer to below the paper notice for more details. Download Paper Notice No: PN/TPS/2020-3 |

ESC, NBT, PAL and DRL Bills passed by the Parliament

No ESC, No NBT, No DRL

The following bills were approved by the Parliament: Finance (Amendment) Bill – without amendments (06 Oct 2020) To terminate Debt Repayment Levy w.e.f. 01 January 2020 Nation Building Tax (Amendment) Bill – without amendments (07 Oct 2020) To remove the

IRD Notice on requirement of Tax Clearance Certificates for Outward Remittances

Requesting Tax Residency Certificates (TRC) via email

Due to the prevailing situation of the country affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Inland Revenue Department is not in a position to issue Tax Clearance Certificates to the persons who make outward remittances. All Commercial Banks, Authorized Dealers engaged in outward

IRD temporary arrangements on COVID-19

IRD Contacts

Taking in to account the prevailing situation in the country, the Department of Inland Revenue has published attached notice as temporary arrangements to continue their services through e-Services/e-Mails/telephone. Download IRD Notice No: PN/TPS/2020-2 | Dated: 07 Oct 2020

Extension on VAT Deferment Facility and Temporary VAT registration till 31 December 2020

Department of Inland Revenue has extended VAT Deferment Facility on Imports at the Customs/BOI and Temporary VAT registration till 31 December 2020 based on the prevailing situation of the country. Download IRD Notice No.: PN/VAT/2020-13 | Dated: 06 Oct 2020 Previous