Services - Applications - Application For Tax Clearance
(other than Exit Certificates)

A Tax Clearance Certificate is required by persons for the purpose of - Tendering; Seeking Citizenship; Seeking Residency; and The Extension of a Work Permit.

WHERE AVAILABLE
The Self Employed Unit Inland Revenue Division
First Floor South Regional Office
Inland Revenue Division TECU Building
Trinidad House Southern Main Road
(Edward Street Entrance) Marabella

Inland Revenue Division
Tobago Regional Office
Sangster Mall
Tobago

Application Form (Form P14)

The following are guidelines for the submission of the completed application form for the various purposes.

TENDERING
The Individual -

  • Must be a resident of Trinidad and Tobago for tax purposes.

  • Must have a Board of Inland Revenue File Number (BIR#). Where there is no BIR# the procedure for obtaining one must be followed.

  • Must have filed all required Income Tax Returns (6 years) and paid all outstanding taxes ( if applicable).

  • Must be interviewed (where necessary).

Partnership & Joint Ventures -

  • Must be locally registered.

  • Must have a Board of Inland Revenue File Number (where there is no Board of Inland Revenue File number, the procedure for obtaining one must be followed).

  • Must submit names and Board of Inland Revenue File Numbers for all partners.

  • The requirements for the individual above applies to each partner.

Company -

  • Must be locally registered.

  • Must have a Board of Inland Revenue File Number (where there is no Board of Inland Revenue File Number, the procedure for obtaining one must be followed).

  • Must have all required Corporation Tax Returns filed and all outstanding taxes paid, (where applicable).

  • The representative must be interviewed (where necessary).

CITIZENSHIP / RESIDENCY
The Employed / Self Employed Individual

  • All Income Tax Returns must be filed and all outstanding taxes paid (where applicable).

  • Must be interviewed (where necessary).

EXTENSION OF WORK PERMIT

  • All Income Tax Returns must be filed and all outstanding taxes paid (where applicable).

  • Submission of last work permit acquired.

  • Must be interviewed (where necessary).

 

  
 

 

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Minister of Finance -The Honourable Patrick Manning, Prime Minister 

Minister in the Ministry of Finance - Senator the Honourable Conrad Enill 
(With responsibility for the Inland Revenue Division)

Minister in the Ministry of Finance - The Honourable Kenneth Valley

The information in this website is designed to assist you in understanding your tax obligations.
Inland Revenue Division - Location: Trinidad House, St. Vincent Street, Port of  Spain,
 Phone: (868) 623-1211 
E-Mail: birchair@ird.gov.tt
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