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Guernsey – Tax guide for Mobile EU Workers

Our Guernsey Tax guide is produced to help mobile EU workers who are moving to Guernsey, or who are working in Guernsey as a general workers, self-employers, freelancers, seasonal workers or seafarers. It will help you to understand the tax rates and benefits and also check that you are paying the correct amount of tax in Guernsey.

Quick Facts
Tax Year to date 1st January to 31st December
Time limits for claiming a tax refund 2012 - untill 30th November 2013
2013 - untill 30th November 2014
Tax free 0% of Income Tax A tax free personal allowance for a single person
  • Income from £1 up to 9475 - 0% of Income Tax (2013)
Tax resident An individual is treated as a resident in Guernsy if he/she stays in Guernsey for a period of more than six months per one year.
Tax residents are liable to pay Guernsey tax on their worldwide income.
Non tax resident Non-residents are taxed on Guernsey-source income only (limited tax liability).
Non-residents are not entitled to full personal allowance.
Double Taxation Agreement Guernsey has signed tax treaties with many countries to avoid double taxation.
www.gov.gg/tax

The main aim of these agreements is to avoid that one taxpayer is charged similar taxes more than once on the same income for the same period.
Tax Authority States of Guernsey Income Tax
www.gov.gg/tax
Salary The Minimum Wage for workers aged 18 and over is £ 6.50 per hour since 01.10.2013.
Filing a tax return
Who Needs to File a Tax Return?
  • Tax returns must be filed by residents and non-residents who are in receipt of Guernsey-sourced income (except for dividends, bank interest and non-executive directors’ fees)
  • NOTE! If you want to get a tax refund - this can be done by filing a tax return.
  • If you are a freelancer, self-employed, run a business or have income from more than one country you must file a tax return.
Tax Return due date
  • 30th November;
Penalties for a late tax return. From day one: £100 penalty, even if you have no tax to pay or have paid any tax due on time.
When will you get your refund money?
  • After submitting a tax return, you will receive a Tax Assessment from the Guernsey tax office. NOTE! Guernsey Tax Office has no time limits for assessment of tax return. It can take from 1 month to 1-2 years.
If you have paid too much tax (overpaid tax), Guernsey tax office will send a cheque directly to you within 1 month after the date of issue of Tax Assessment.
 
Tax Assessment
  • Once Inspector has assesed your tax return, you will receive a Tax Assessment.
The Tax Assessment (or Statement of Account) is a letter with tax calculation and information about tax repayments or tax underpayments.
 
What documents or information do I need for filing a tax return with Eutaxback.com?
  • Copy of last payslip or Proof of income in Guernsey;
  • Proof of income outside Guernsey;
  • Copy of ID or Passport;
If some of your forms have been lost or destroyed, - no problem, we will offer you recovery services at no additional cost.
Identification Tax Number Tax Reference Number - is a unique personal number for every Guernsey citizen and is to be used for employment and government services. Number consists from letters and figures, for example, 3O 123456.
Taxes, allowances and tax credits
Income Tax and Social Security Income tax rate (2013)
  • 20% on individuals income
Social Security Contribution Rates (2013)
  • 6% - CLASS 1 for Employed Persons (paid by employer);
Allowances and tax credits A tax free personal allowance 2013
  • Single person - £ 9475
  • Dependent Relative Allowance - £ 3050
  • Charge of Child Allowance (generally for single parents) - £ 6450
Freelancers & self-employers.
  • Business expenses. You can claim expenses for: business costs for vehicles, business use of your home, double household, accountancy fees, private use of business premises as a home.
! You can claim full allowances and get a tax refund when you file your tax return or send a claim form, only.
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