Income tax on rent, worked example, in Belize

Taxation Researcher | June 27, 2018

Non-resident couple´s rental income1
Monthly Rental Income2 €1,500 €6,000 €12,000
Annual Rental Income 18,000 72,000 144,000
= Taxable Income 18,000 72,000 144,000
Income Tax3
Business Tax 3% 540 2,160 4,320
Annual Income Tax Due 540 2,160 4,320
Tax Due as % of Gross Income 3.00% 3.00% 3.00%

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1 The property is jointly owned by husband and wife.

2 Exchange rate used: 1.00 US$ = 2.00 BZD

3 Nonresidents receiving rental income pay business tax at a rate of 3% on the gross rent.



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