Paying the stamp duty is not that difficult. The IRAS has an e-Stamping portal under e-services that allows you to make the necessary payments for stamp duty online via e-networks. Just go into the right details like the amount of rent, the duration of the rent, the landlord and tenant information and make the necessary payment. You may also need to prepare your bank`s security toc to complete the payment. If tenants choose to stamp their own documents, they say they can do so via the IRAS website. You can also go to these service offices to do so personally. Another example: if the lease term were 18 months instead of 24 months, the stamp duty payable would be $216, as shown below. If your monthly rent is 2,000 USD, here`s an example of calculation to get the amount of customs: If you read this now, congratulations! Finding a suitable home is probably the most difficult process of any rental exercise, so everything else will appear from there as a walk in the park. Now that you have signed your lease, you must pay the rental fee on TA to IRAS (Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore). The good news is that Singapore is very efficient and that paying rent tax is an easy process. A premium rental agreement is a lease agreement for which a lump sum payment is made.
Stamp duty must be paid on the premium on the basis of BSD rates. In the case of a rent supplement to the premium, stamp duty on rent must be paid on the basis of rental tax rates. The extra rent under stamp duty would be $600 I simplified the message in this article. Thank you so much for talking about it and for informing us! With a big day ?For a lease of less than 4 years, stamp duty is 0.4% of the total rent for the duration of the lease. Here is an example of a 24-month lease with a monthly rent of $2,500: After assuring that your rent is legal in Singapore, you have 10-14 days from the beginning of the lease to pay stamp duty. Hello AL, you must insist that the tenant show you the certificate of stamp. There is a website to verify the authenticity of the certificate. estamping.iras.gov.sg/WebForms/Home.aspx And yes, IRAS will come after you, if the stamp duty is not carried out, it must be done within 14 days of your signature, if no late sentence is imposed. After signing the rental agreement, the tenant is responsible for paying stamp duty, so the contract is mandatory and effective. Tax payments on stamps can be made via GIRO, bank transfer, eNETS, cheque, FAST, AXS kiosk and more. In the case of rental contracts with an average annual rent of USD 1,000 or more, there is no stamp duty to be paid by the tenant and the tenant is exempt from paying stamp duty.