BIR Form 1601-EQ or the Quarterly Remittance Return of Creditable Income Taxes Withheld is used on remitting taxes that are withheld during the 3rd month of each taxable year.

To start generating your 1601-EQ report, you'll just have to access your dashboard and go to Withholding Tax Return, then proceed to 1601-EQ tab.

Follow these steps in creating your 1601-EQ report:

  1. Click the plus icon (Generate Report).

2. Select the Month and Year of your report then hit Generate. 

You can start adding transactions by either:(1) By adding them manually or by (2) By importing CSV format transactions.

Adding Transaction(s) Manually

In the QAP Data section, you can start creating reports by clicking either the plus icon (Add Transaction(s)) or the CREATE TRANSACTION(s)button.

In case that your vendor isn't a part of your contacts, you can easily add them by clicking the Add as New Contact link. 

It will prompt you to a form where you could fill out all the important information of the vendor such as Contact Type, TIN and Address. Click Save button to continue.

Once added, you can already start adding other information such as Description,Reference No., Date, Amount and ATC. Hit SAVE buitton to continue.

After saving, your transaction will appear in the 1601-EQ grid. You can edit, delete, bulk edit, export, search and navigate through your transactions list.

Preview of the Report

You can also access a preview of the actual report by clicking on the Report tab next to Summary.

Over Remittance in Reports

An over remittance will be shown in your report in the form of a negative number, and is located in Section 25 as well as reflecting in Section 30 of your 1601-EQ form.

You have the option to choose whether your amount should (1) be refunded, (2) to be issued tax credit certificate, or (3) to be carried over the next quarter.

Notes and Activity

To see the audit trail of activities made within the report, all you need to do is to click the Notes & Activity tab.

Filing the Report

Simply file your report by following the guidelines mentioned in this article through our Help site.

Paying the Return

Follow the steps in this article for you be to able to pay your filed tax return in JuanTax.

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