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States of Guernsey Websites - Routine Maintenance
Tuesday 23 August 2016

Some States of Guernsey websites, including, will be undergoing routine maintenance this week which will mean they won't be available to the public for a limited period.

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Community Awards 2016
Tuesday 23 August 2016

Nominations are now open.

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Emergency Department - Transition Project
Tuesday 23 August 2016

Primary Care Company Limited (PCCL) currently services the Accident & Emergency Department (A&E) at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital under contract to the States of Guernsey.

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Guernsey includes all the islands in the Bailiwick, except Sark (including Brecqhou) and Jethou for income tax purposes and the income tax rate is 20%.

The Guernsey income tax year is the same as the calendar year, 1st January and ending on 31st December.  Please see the pdf icon General guide to Guernsey income tax [174kb] for more information.

If you are a new arrival/working in Guernsey you should register with us - please follow this link to register. You will be given a tax number and coding notice.  To revise an existing coding notice online, please follow this link.

If you have just arrived in Guernsey, see our pdf icon New Arrivals Guide [152kb] for further information.  If you are leaving Guernsey, see our pdf icon Leaving Guernsey Guide [157kb] for further information.

If you are a student, see our pdf icon Students Guide [130kb] for further information.

Everyone working in Guernsey should complete an income tax return each year. The returns are available for completion from January with a deadline for submission of 30th November.  See our guide on pdf icon Penalties for the failure to submit an income tax return [297kb]



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