All posts tagged "Treasury"
Treasury Says Majority Must File Returns Electronically
SAN JUAN – Treasury Secretary Juan Zaragoza announced Friday that Tax Policy Information Bulletin 16-01 has been published. It establishes that, beginning this year, most people must file their income tax returns electronically. Taxpayers should use Treasury-certified...
- Posted January 22, 2016
Treasury Secretary Meets with Governor, says more Refunds to be issued by end of January
SAN JUAN – The Treasury secretary met with Gov. Alejandro García Padilla in La Fortaleza Friday, and afterward said he expects to issue about 30,000 tax refunds by the end of January. Juan Zaragoza said the meeting...
- Posted January 15, 2016
Treasury to Track some Real Estate Deals in NY and Miami
WASHINGTON – The Treasury Department will begin tracking sales of high-end real estate in two of the country’s most expensive markets – Miami and Manhattan – to try to crack down on money laundering. The department’s Financial...
- Posted January 13, 2016
House Approves Tax Reimbursement Credit Bill
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico House of Representatives approved a bill Monday afternoon that would give taxpayers the choice of keeping any tax reimbursements as credit toward the payment of government services, fines or penalties. ...
- Posted January 11, 2016
Treasury Announces IVU-free Period for Back-to-school Sales
Treasury Secretary Juan Zaragoza announced Thursday that consumers will have a 24-hour period this weekend in which sales of school uniforms and supplies will not be charged the sales and use tax, or IVU by its Spanish...
- Posted January 7, 2016
Nearly 20,000 People to Receive their Reimbursements this Week
SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico Treasury Secretary Juan Zaragoza said Monday that about 20,000 people will be receiving their tax return reimbursements this week, representing some $15 million. Zaragoza said Treasury has reimbursed 68 percent of all...
- Posted January 4, 2016