2018/2019 National Budget amendments

2018/2019 National Budget amendments

The Fiji Times, 29 August 2018 – FIJI’S nine straight years of economic growth have been guided by fair, transparent and competitive revenue policies that have brought taxes on companies to record lows, decreased personal income tax obligations, and lowered the tax burden on Fijian consumers.

Despite those unprecedented tax cuts, government revenue has increased because of stronger and more effective tax administration procedures that have given certainty and confidence to Fijian businesses and taxpayers.

Below are some of the legislative changes that were announced in the 2018/2019 National Budget.

  • Jurisdiction of Tax Tribunal
  • Registration of taxpayer identification number
  • Self-assessment
  • Infringement notices
  • Offence for charging tax where no tax is payable
  • Offences by a tax agent

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