The Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) intends to apply for retroactive financing from the World Bank toward the cost of Access to Finance Project, Component 2: Supporting an SME Fund for Risk Capital Financing to SMEs – and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.


The consulting services (“the Services”) include an assessment of the taxation regime for private equity/venture capital (PE/VC) in Jamaica over a three (3) month period. The objective of this assignment is to provide the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) with a broad understanding of the current tax regime for PE/VC in Jamaica and make recommendations on taxation regime reform that could help catalyze increased PE/VC investment.







Consultancy for an Assessment of the Taxation Regime for Private Equity and Venture Capital (PE/VC) in Jamaica