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There may be inaccuracies in land tax notices concerning tax incentives calculated on residental land of your dwelling-place
On receiving land tax notices, it became evident that in the data forwarded by the local government agency lots of people have failed to receive the land tax incentive for the residental land of their dwelling-place. This concerns people who have sold or purchased an immovable property in the second half-year of 2019. From the inquiry to the Land Board it appeared that the reason for that is a failure between the x-Road design of the renewing of addresses of the population register and the land tax information system of the Land Board. That is why not all the data reached us faultlessly.
In the coming weeks the Estonian Tax and Customs Board shall send personal notifications to the people who have received incorrect tax notices. The incorrect land tax notice shall be annulled and the new one will be sent. The due date for payment of land tax is 31 March, so we recommend you not to hurry to pay your land tax, if you doubt that you have received the incorrect tax notice.
If you have paid the land tax already, then the overpaid amount will go first to the prepayment account and you may ask this back after the correct land tax notice shall be issued and the settlement of an account made on the basis of it.
We apologize for having caused you any inconvenience.
The Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) calls on companies that have fallen into difficulties in paying taxes in the period of the emergency situation and cannot afford to pay the full amount of taxes they owe to apply for payment by instalments through the e-MTA. After the end of the emergency situation, interests will be charged again on tax arrears that are not rescheduled.
In order to alleviate the financial situation of companies, the Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) suspends the calculation of interests on their tax arrears for the period of emergency with retroactive effect as from 1 March to 1 May. However, all tax returns must be submitted on time and taxes must be paid whenever it is possible.