Value Added Tax (VAT) is an indirect tax that is imposed on goods and services at each stage of production or distribution. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) introduced VAT on January 1, 2018, with a standard rate of 5%. VAT registration is mandatory for businesses that meet certain criteria. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at VAT registration in UAE, who needs to register, and the process involved.
Businesses in the UAE are often bewildered by the tax treatment of VAT paid on motor vehicles while self-assessing their VAT liabilities. This could be possible because of two reasons first being a special transaction that is not normal in day to day business and the second being that the amount of tax paid is … Read more
Oman approves implementation of VAT Tushar Agarwal October 21, 2020 After the issuance of Royal Decree No. 121/2020, Sultanate Of Oman published its VAT Law in the Official Gazette on 18 October 2020 (“VAT Law”). VAT will be imposed in the Sultanate Of Oman at the standard rate of 5% in line with the GCC … Read more