How-to: Amend submitted IR8A forms

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Have you come here looking for a way to amend an IR8A form that you’ve already submitted to IRAS? If yes, you’ve come to the right place!

If however, you’re here to learn how to file IR8A for the first time on the Talenox platform, kindly read this helpful article instead.

To err is human

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Filing IR8A can be a rather taxing experience—lots of numbers to deal with for multiple employees, percentages to calculate, past records to refer to—we get it. That’s why we’ve designed our 1-click IR8A submission function to now make amendments and refile easily.

Just make sure you edit and resubmit the form by 31 March 2021!

Before you begin, here’s some info you might find useful for IR8A amendment submission:

Using your Talenox FREE account to amend IR8A forms

amendment button on IR8A form
Amending your IR8A forms is easy on Talenox

We charge no fees whatsoever to edit and resubmit IR8A forms. Our 1-click IR8A submission and amendment functions are free for Talenox users!

Limits on the number of times you make amendments

IRAS has no stipulations on the number of times you can amend and submit IR8A forms. Having said that, know that the more amendments you make, the longer it’ll take IRAS to get back to you!

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Deadline for submitting amendments

31 March 2021

Checking the status of your amendments

IRAS usually takes a few days to verify the newly submitted data and to send you an acknowledgement email. If you don’t like waiting, you can check your submission status at myTaxPortal. Just follow the steps below:

  1. Employers > Auto-Inclusion Scheme (AIS) > Submit Employment Records
  2. Click on “BEGIN AIS SUBMISSION”
  3. The record can be found at the bottom half of the page.

Follow our step-by-step guide to amend your IR8A forms on Talenox

Still not sure how to amend the form?

No worries, log in to your Talenox account and hit the blue chat button on the bottom right of your screen to talk to us. If you’ve got a question for the folks over at IRAS, head over to this page, where you can find information and contact them directly.


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Editor’s note:
This article was published in Feb 2019 and updated in Feb 2021.

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2 replies on “ How-to: Amend submitted IR8A forms ”
    1. Hello Seet Tho, you can head over to ezHASIL website. Thereafter, enter your MyKad NRIC (without the dashes) and key in your password. After logging in, there is a list of features available in e-Filing. For amendment, you can click on e-Application for Amended BE under e-Filing and proceed with the amendment process. 🙂

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