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    Individual Tax Refunds - Cheques to be sent by Registered Mail

    The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) wishes to advise individual taxpayers that the Authority is currently processing refunds for this group of taxpayers commencing from the Year of Assessment 2010 to 2017.
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    Commissioner - General to share ExxonMobil contractual agreement with staff when necessary

    The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) wishes to state firmly that it remains committed to fulfilling its obligations as one of the regulatory bodies for the rapidly emerging oil and gas sector in Guyana.
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    Notice to Professionals!

    The Guyana Revenue Authority hereby notifies that Section 39 of the Tax Act, Chapter 80:01 and the First Schedule thereof, provides that professional persons practicing privately for a reward in any year are required by law to be the holder of a Practice Certificate, which must be applied for from the Guyana Revenue Authority on or before February 28 of each year and will be valid for one (1) calendar year.

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    GRA introduces measures to expedite release of consignments via Courier

    The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has undertaken steps to expedite the processing and release of shipments via courier at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA).
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Exchange Rates

Effective August 1, 2017, the following shall be the rates of exchange for the purpose of the provision to Section 22(1) (a) of the Customs Act, Chapter 82:01:-

COUNTRYCURRENCY UNITGUYANA DOLLAR
AustraliaDollar164.94
ArgentinaPeso11.75
AustriaEuro243.89
BahamasDollar206.50
BarbadosDollar103.25
BelgiumEuro243.89
BelarusRouble102.86
BrazilReal66.35
ChinaYuan30.73
CanadaDollar165.37
ColombiaPeso0.07
DenmarkKroner32.79
European UnionEuro243.89
Eastern CaribbeanDollar76.48
FranceEuro243.89
GermanyDeutsche Mark243.89
Hong KongDollar26.43
ItalyEuro243.89
IndiaRupees3.22
JamaicaDollar1.62
JapanYen1.87
MexicoPeso11.61
NigeriaNaira0.56
North KoreaWon0.23
NorwayKroner26.14
Netherlands (Holland)Euro243.89
Netherlands (Antilles)Guilders115.36
New ZealandDollars154.68
PortugalEuro243.89
QatarRial56.72
RussiaRouble3.44
SingaporeDollars152.20
SpainEuro243.89
South AfricaRand15.58
South KoreaWon0.18
SurinameDollars27.69
SwedenKroner25.46
SwitzerlandFranc213.83
TaiwanDollars6.83
Trinidad TobagoDollar30.61
UkraineHryvan7.99
United KingdomPounds Sterling273.22
United States of AmericaDollars206.50
United Arab Emirates (UAE)Dirham56.22
VenezuelaBolivar20.38

The notification under Section 22 (2)(c) of the Customs Act, Chapter 82:01 last published by the Commissioner-General, Guyana Revenue Authority in the Official Gazette is hereby superseded.

The above rates of exchange are published solely for the purpose of Customs collection and may not correspond with the rates of exchange, which the Commercial Banks employ in the course of their business.

 Mr. Godfrey Statia

Commissioner - General

  

Exchange Rates

Effective August 1, 2017 :-
CountryGuyana Dollar
European Union243.89
Eastern Caribbean76.48
Suriname27.69
Trinidad & Tobago30.61
United Kingdom273.22
United States of America206.50

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