Guam warns of jellyfish danger
HAGATNA, Guam—The Department of Agriculture’s Division of Aquatic and Wildlife Resources Fisheries would like to remind people to be on the lookout for box jellyfish (Physalia physalis). Box jellyfish can be found on the beach or in the water, especially on reef flats. Box jellyfish are anticipated from April 3-5, 2021. Both box jellyfish and Indo-Pacific man-o-wars can sting even if washed on the beach and dead. If box jellyfish or Indo-Pacific man-o-wars are seen, notify DAWR Fisheries at (671) 735-0289/91/94 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (PR)
Guam issues tax refunds
HAGATNA, Guam—The Department of Revenue & Taxation has processed and the Department of Administration will mail checks for or pay by direct deposit 2,120 tax year 2020 and prior income tax refunds this week. Approximately 9,500 manual returns were filed on Feb. 12, 2021.
Total income tax refunds paid is approximately $5,813,594, including refunds garnished to repay government debts. These represent payment of 2,120 error-free returns filed on or before Feb. 12, 2021.
To check the status of your income tax refund log into your individual account at https://www.myguamtax.com/ and use the ‘Lookup Status of 1040 Refund’ tool. (PR)