What we do
The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) is the main tax administrator to the Government. IRAS collects taxes that account for about 70% of the Government's Operating Revenue that supports the Government's economic and social programmes to achieve quality growth and an inclusive society. IRAS also represents the Government in tax treaty negotiations, drafts tax legislations and provides advice on property valuation to the Government.
Why we do
Our Mission Act as an agent of the Government and provide service in the administration of taxes Advise the Government, and represent Singapore internationally, on matters relating to taxation Our Vision The leading revenue authority in the world A partner of the community in nation-building and inclusive growth A dynamic team of competent and committed people
How we do
Corporate goals and core values Our corporate goals are to: - Foster a competitive tax environment that supports inclusive growth - Provide excellent service - Maximise voluntary compliance - Enhance organisational and staff productivity - Achieve a high level of staff competence and satisfaction We are guided by these core values: FAIRNESS Treat everyone in the same circumstances equally INTEGRITY Do what is right without fear or favour in all circumstances PROFESSIONALISM Serve our nation responsively, with competence, pride, commitment and empathy TEAMWORK Work with one another with mutual trust and respect to achieve Whole-of-IRAS and Whole-of-Government outcomes INNOVATION Continuously seek new ways to do our work better