Press Release

Ministry of Finance
Inland Revenue Department
Release Date:
Thursday, 17 August 2017 - 11:29am

Property owners in the Virgin Islands are being notified that the 2017 Property Tax is due and payable on September 1.

This is in accordance with the Property Tax Ordinance, Cap 207 (as amended). The deadline to pay the 2017 property tax without incurring interest is Thursday, November 30.

Commissioner of the Inland Revenue Department, Mrs. Karen Smith-Aaron, is reminding property owners that the Property Tax Assessment list, which includes the name(s) of property owners and the amount of tax due, can be viewed at various public buildings throughout the Territory, including the Central Administration Complex and Inland Revenue Department offices on Tortola and Virgin Gorda.

The Commissioner said property owners within the Territory may object to their assessments on Friday, September 1, at 9:00 a.m. at the Magistrate’s Court in John’s Hole, Tortola. Property owners on Virgin Gorda may also object to their assessments at the Magistrate’s Court in the Valley, Virgin Gorda on Monday, September 4, at 10:00 a.m.

For more information, please contact the Inland Revenue Department at 468-2155.  The list can be viewed by visiting


  • Photograph of Commissioner of the Inland Revenue Department, Mrs. Karen Smith-Aaron. (Photo credit: GIS)
  • 2017 Property Tax Assessment List 


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740