Income tax return deadline extended

Income tax return deadline extended

  • Post published:August 1, 2022

Nicosia – The Council of Ministers decided last week to extend the deadline for the submission of income tax declarations by individuals for the tax year 2021 to the end of August.

The Ministers decree extends the deadline for the submission of the personal income tax return of an individual (employee, pensioner and self-employed without accounts), as well as the deadline for the payment of the tax due according to the said declaration (self-assessment), for the tax year 2021, from 31 July 2022 to 31 August2022.

Last week, Tax Commissioner Sotiris Markides, had clarified that any extension to the filing deadline would be accompanied by an extension for the payment of any outstanding taxes arising from the tax form.

Income tax forms for 2021 must be filed by salaried employees, pensioners and self-employed individuals with a gross income exceeding €19.500.