Tax Season 2023: A Brief Guide to Individuals Income Tax Return

Tax season 2023 is approaching, and it's time to start preparing for the upcoming Individuals Income Tax Return. The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) has set out a timeline for the tax season, which includes key dates for filing notifications, e-filing, and tax bills.

Here's what you need to know about tax season 2023:

Individuals Income Tax Return Timeline
Jan to Feb 2023: IRAS sends out Filing notifications via SMS, Email, or Letter
1 Mar to 18 Apr: E-filing is open for those who received the notification to file
End Apr onwards: Most taxpayers will be receiving their tax bills

Before Filing

  1. Do I need to file an Income Tax Return?
  2. Why does filing only commence from 1 Mar?
  3. How do I receive filing notifications?
  4. Received a letter or SMS about No-Filing Service (NFS)?
  5. What information do I need to file my Income Tax Return?
  6. What if I require more time to file my Income Tax Return?

During Filing

  1. Do I need to declare my employment income information?
  2. Which income is taxable, which is not?
  3. Can I claim expenses?
  4. Can I claim personal reliefs and rebates?
  5. What are the common filing mistakes to avoid?
  6. How do I know if I have filed successfully?

After Filing

  1. How can I calculate my tax payable?
  2. How do I pay my tax?

For Corporate Income Tax Return, IRAS is promoting Seamless Filing from Software (#SFFS) to minimise human submission errors.
It's important to ensure that your software is ready and adopt such a move.
In conclusion, Corporate Income Tax Filing is a crucial process for businesses in Singapore.
Are you ready for it or will you be adopting such a move?
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And for more details on Individuals Income Tax Return, please refer to:
IRAS | Tax Season 2023 - All you need to know