Record 95% filing rate for tax season 2013 achieved: IRAS
The filing rate for tax season 2013 has hit a record of 95 per cent.
The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore said about 900,000 taxpayers e-filed their returns by 18 April.
This includes 27,000 taxpayers who filed paper returns and 1.13 million taxpayers who were on the No-Filing Service (NFS) this year.
Last year, the tax filing rate was 94 per cent.
IRAS added that more taxpayers will benefit from the Auto-Includion Scheme (AIS).
Currently there are 1.3 million employees on AIS and IRAS expects the number to go up to 1.4 million by 2015.
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