How to file the transfer of an apartment, a real estate unit, or other asset in MyTax

Have you sold or otherwise transferred your property? You can use MyTax to report gains or losses from selling an apartment or from transferring assets to the next generation.

  1. Select Tax cards and prepayments under Activities.

  2. Scroll down and select Request tax prepayment.

    The link Request a new tax card at the beginning of the page takes you to the same application.

  3. Check that your taxpayer details are correct. Proceed to the next stage, Pre-completed income and deductions.

  4. Check the pre-completed details on income and deductions. You do not need to change the details at Pay and fringe benefits unless you want a revised tax card. Proceed to the next stage, Other income.

  5. Report the transfer of assets at this stage. Scroll to Capital income. Select Yes at Capital gains or losses. Then click Add new transfer.

  6. First select the asset type. Then fill in the details requested. Scroll down the bar on the right to see all the sections. Finally, click OK.

  7. Select whether you wish to pay tax prepayments or want the taxes to be taken into account in the tax rate indicated on your tax card. If you file information for the previous year, prepayments will be calculated for you automatically and you will not see this selection.

  8. If you report a transfer of securities, select Yes at Profit from selling securities and fill in the information requested. Trades of securities cannot be itemised in the tax card and prepayment request.

    Select whether you wish to pay tax prepayments or want the taxes to be taken into account in the tax rate indicated on your tax card. If you file information for the previous year, prepayments will be calculated for you automatically and you will not see this selection.

  9. Move on to Delivery method.

  10. If you have only filed a transfer, go to Preview and send.

    If you have also filed wage income, answer the additional questions on this page. Then go to Preview and send.

  11. Recheck the details. If you want to make changes, click Edit. When all the details are correct, submit the application.