Excise tax declarations are needed to be filed in order to state the excise goods and pay the excise tax. Eligible individuals are required to register for excise tax via the FTA website. The tax period for excise tax return filing is one calendar month and the return must be filed via the FTA online portal within 15 days following the termination of the pertinent tax period. A payment of the due tax must be done to FTA no later than the 15th day following the end of a calendar month.
It is extremely necessary for any business operating in the UAE to register for excise tax purposes and take direct steps to become compliant with the Excise Tax Law and its Executive Regulations.
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For all those people who are worried about the registration under VAT in UAE the Federal Tax Authority has now introduced an official Tax Website which enables to know about VAT in the UAE and through this portal, eligible businesses can register for VAT in the UAE.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has revealed details about the new excise tax due to be imposed on tobacco, and energy and fizzy drinks.
The following given groups must need to register for Excise Tax in the UAE.
The rates of excise tax in the UAE will be:
There is no registration threshold for registration; therefore, any corporation who wants to be involved in any of the activities listed above must register before the date of introduction, i.e. 1 October 2017, and account for excise tax.
The primary objective behind levying excise tax is to bring down the consumption of harmful and injurious commodities while also increasing revenues for the government that can be used on worthy public services.