The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) is reminding valued taxpayers to honour their obligations by paying taxes and submitting tax returns due in the month of June 2021. The payment and return submission due dates are as follows:TAX PAYMENT
TAX TYPE DUE DATE
Pay As You Earn 14th June, 2021
14th June, 2021
20th June, 2021
20th June, 2021
Value Added Tax 25th June, 2021
30 June, 2021 (Accounting date 31st December)
Pay As You Earn (PAYE), 14th June, 2021. Should be accompanied by Form P12 and
Withholding Tax, 14th June, 2021. Should be accompanied by forms WTF1 & 2
Domestic Excise, 20th June, 2021.
Should be accompanied by Form 32 for goods and Form 32A for services
Turnover Tax , 20th June, 2021. Should be accompanied by TOT return
Value Added Tax, 25th June, 2021. Should be accompanied by form VAT3
Income tax, 30th June,
2021 for all those taxpayers whose accounting date is 31st December.
Should be accompanied by ITF1 for sole traders or partnerships and ITF12 for
The Authority is reminding all employers that Tevet Levy and Employers’ Data
Form for the year 2019/20 was due on 1 July 2020. Failure to remit the levy by
the due date attracts 20% of the unpaid amount.
Duty is payable upon importation of goods into Malawi. If goods are imported into the country through transit bond on Transit document 1 (T1) and kept in a temporary store, duty is due within 10 days from the day the goods were deposited in the Temporary Stores. Customs duties can also be paid prior to the arrival of goods at the border.REMINDER TO ALL TAXPAYERS AND THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY
MRA further wishes to remind all taxpayers and the business community that it is their obligation and responsibility to settle their tax liabilities on time. Any delay or failure to settle taxes results in penalties in accordance with the Tax Law.
Kindly, note that tax returns can be submitted at the nearest Domestic Taxes
offices across the country and at Customs & Excise stations at Chitipa, Nsanje,
Mwanza, Liwonde, Chiponde and Muloza. Failure to submit a tax return when due
is an offence punishable by the Taxation VAT Act and the VAT Act.
JOHN S. BIZIWICK