Application for Value Added Tax (VAT) Bonds

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VAT Registrants are reminded that the Board of Inland Revenue (BIR) continues to accept applications for VAT Bonds.

Application forms can be accessed at the Inland Revenue Division’s (IRD) website at These forms must be completed online, printed, signed and e-mailed to

On completion of the processing of 'VAT Bonds' applicants will be contacted by telephone and notified of the scheduled date for collection of the certificates. Bonds will be delivered to applicants or their representatives, upon presentation of the ID indicated on their application forms or a letter indicating the name and ID of the person authorised to collect the Bond. In addition, the applicant'ID, as stated on the application form, must also be included in the letter.

Persons requiring further information can visit the IRD’s website at