• May 4, 2017

May 4th Recognized as Territorial Day of Prayer

Services will be held in the Territory on Thursday consistent with National Day of Prayer activities taking place throughout the United States. Governor Kenneth E. Mapp officially proclaimed May 4, 2017 as the Territorial Day of Prayer. In 1952, the…

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  • May 1, 2017

Invest Time in Our Future, May is Foster Care Month

Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has proclaimed May Foster Care Month  in the U.S. Virgin Islands, and in the weeks ahead the Administration will increase its efforts to reach out to potential foster parents and others able to volunteer their time…

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  • 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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