IR8A Personal Tax
IR8A Submission and Personal Tax
In Singapore, individuals are classified as Tax Residents when they are
i. Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident (SPR) who lives in Singapore, OR
ii. Foreigner who work in Singapore for 183 days or more (excludes those who are the director of a company)
Company employers need to assist employees to do IR8A income tax submission by before end of the February, alternatively fill up the IR8A offline tax form and mail to IRAS.
Individuals are required (by law) to file annual personal tax returns to IRAS by 15 April every year, for the preceding calendar year. Individuals who failed to observed this requirement may subject to heavy fines and/or even court summon.