41,000 Early Filers for Tax Year 2021 Paid To Date
Hagåtña, Guam – On June 9, 2022, the Department of Revenue & Taxation processed and the Department of Administration mailed checks, or paid by direct deposit, approximately 1,849 Tax Year 2021 and prior income tax refunds totaling $4,920,487 for error-free returns filed on, or before, April 11, 2022.
Over 49,000 (88%) of 56,000 average refunds paid over the past five (5) years have been paid to date. An unprecedented high of $149.4 million refunds have been paid to date, of which another first was recorded with over $125.1 million (84%) paid to early filers. Over the past twelve (12) weeks since paying the first batch of TY 2021 refunds, 90% of each weekly payment have been for Tax Year 2021 filers, all the direct result of consistent weekly payments and holding a steady 6-8 week turnaround time.
NOTE: Individuals receiving payment by direct deposit will see a $0 transaction in their bank account prior to receiving their refunds ( -note). For more information or questions, contact the DRT Call Center at 635-1840/1841/7614/7651/1813. Due to high call volumes, DRT recommends utilizing the ‘Contact Us’ section on myguamtax.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.