VAT went into effect on the 1st of January… What now?

The Value Added Tax (VAT) went into effect on the 1st January with a 5% VAT applying on the sale and purchase of most goods and services in the United Arab Emirates. This represents a major transformation for b...

Registering for VAT…

Last week, the Federal Tax Authority in the UAE published an infographic on “Registering for VAT”. You can find all the information mentioned detailed below. Should you register for VAT? ِA natural or leg...

VAT guidance for Retailers

Last week, the Federal Tax Authority in the UAE published an infographic on "VAT guidance for Retailers". You can find all the information mentioned detailed below. Do I have to register for VAT? If your ...

Implementing VAT in your business

Last week, the Federal Tax Authority in the UAE published an infographic on "Implementing VAT in your business". You can find all the information mentioned detailed below. Should I be registered for VAT? ...

UAE to publish VAT draft executive regulations soon

The UAE's Federal Tax Authority is about to release the executive regulations, while the draft is currently being circulated. On the other hand, VAT registration deadlines are nearing in, with November 30th bei...

المواعيد النهائية للتسجيل لضريبة القيمة المضافة في الإمارات العربية المتحدة

لم تنشر هيئة الضرائب الاتحادية في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة الإجراءات التنفيذية بعد لضريبة القيمة المضافة. ومع ذلك، وبناء على متطلبات التسجيل الإلزامي والطوعي التي نشرتها هيئة الضرائب الاتحادية سابقا، يطلب ...

VAT registration deadlines in the UAE

The FTA hasn't yet published the VAT Executive Regulations and treatment of Free Zones isn't clear yet. However, based on the mandatory and voluntary registration requirements published by the FTA previously...

VAT Registration In The UAE

UAE’s VAT registration opened on the 1st of October for all eligible businesses. VAT goes into effect on the 1st of January 2018 and registration deadlines are nearing in! While end consumers generally bear ...

UAE’s tax registration fees and violations

UAE's Council of Ministers agrees on the fees for the FTA's (Federal Tax Authority) services and penalties for tax violations in the country. Registration fees Tax registration services and electronic tax...