• April 19, 2017

Governor Submits Bill to Attract Financial Service Industry

Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has submitted for legislative approval The Virgin Islands Financial Services Improvement and Corporate Modernization Act of 2017 (FISA 2017). In a letter to Senate President Myron Jackson, the Governor wrote the act will “modernize Virgin Islands…

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  • April 19, 2017

Task Force Formed to Collect $430 Million in Taxes Owed to GVI

The Government of the U.S. Virgin Islands is owed more than $400 million in taxes and Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has authorized the Bureau of Internal Revenue and the Department of Justice to take “robust action” to collect at least 15 percent of what is due before the close of the fiscal year in September.

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  • April 18, 2017

April 18 is VI Deadline for Filing Taxes

Governor Kenneth E. Mapp filed his personal tax return late Tuesday morning at the Bureau of Internal Revenue offices on St. Croix and reminded all residents to avoid penalties by filing a return or request for extension by this evening.…

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  • April 10, 2017

Governor Extends Easter and Passover Greetings  

Governor Kenneth E. Mapp extended his best wishes to Virgin Islanders celebrating the Passover and Easter holidays. Passover is observed April 10-18 and April 16 is Easter Sunday. “This is a time Virgin Islands where many families come together for…

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  • April 9, 2017

Governor Congratulates Senator Elect Sarauw

Governor Kenneth E. Mapp congratulated new Senator Janelle K. Sarauw on her victory in Saturday’s Special Election. The Governor said Senator Elect Sarauw represented a new generation of Virgin Islands leaders and that he looked forward to working with her…

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