35,000 Early Filers for Tax Year 2021 Paid To Date
Hagåtña, Guam – On May 19, 2022, the Department of Revenue & Taxation processed and the Department of Administration mailed checks, or paid by direct deposit, approximately 2,197 Tax Year 2021 and prior income tax refunds totaling $6,553,232forerror-free returns filed on, or before, March 31, 2022.
Tax refund payments this fiscal year total $134.2 million, of which approximately $105.6 million (or 78%) were paid to early filers who filed on, or before, March 31, 2022. Since paying the first batch of TY 2021 refunds on February 24, 2022, over 90% of weekly payments have been for Tax Year 2021 filers. Efforts continue to pay refunds weekly and within a 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.