No VAT will be levied on amount withdrawn from other bank’s ATM
December 02, 2017
No VAT will be levied on amount withdrawn from other bank’s ATM
VAT launch on 1st January 2018 asserted by Tax chief
December 01, 2017
VAT launch on 1st January 2018 asserted by Tax chief
VAT Regulations in UAE Receives a Green Signal from Sheikh Mohammed
November 29, 2017
VAT Regulations in UAE Receives a Green Signal from Sheikh Mohammed

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  • Senior banker urged to postponed the implementation of VAT in UAE
Senior banker urged to postponed the implementation of VAT in UAE

Senior banker urged to postponed the implementation of VAT in UAE

  • November 24, 2017
Senior banker in UAE asserted that banks and insurance companies are not prepared for the implementation of VAT on 1st January 2018 and they need six months to prepare once implementing regulations are published.
  • Fuel Prices to Rise Due to VAT Implementation in UAE
Fuel Prices to Rise Due to VAT Implementation in UAE

Fuel Prices to Rise Due to VAT Implementation in UAE

  • November 22, 2017

VAT is all set to be implemented in UAE from January 1, 2018. A standard rate of 5% VAT will be applicable to both petrol and diesel.

  • 15th, November Last Date to File Excise Returns and Pay Dues in UAE
15th, November Last Date to File Excise Returns and Pay Dues in UAE

15th, November Last Date to File Excise Returns and Pay Dues in UAE

  • November 15, 2017

In UAE Excise duty was implemented from 1st October. As per the law, the business units are required to file their excise returns and pay their dues 15th of November.



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VAT Impact on UAE Customers

VAT Impact on UAE Customers

  • December 14, 2017

UAE and associate GCC nations in the form of Value Added Tax (VAT) on all goods and services at a standard rate of 5% with effect from 1st January 2018. Now the question is that Will consumers spend take a hit or it will be business as usual for the retailers and manufacturers?

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How Small Businesses Can Manage VAT Compliance in UAE

How Small Businesses Can Manage VAT Compliance in UAE

  • December 11, 2017

The new value-added tax (VAT) is coming into effect from 1st January 2018 for the very first time in UAE, Ultimately it will affect small businesses as well, main concern of small businesses is all about the financial and operational impacts of VAT compliance, especially since they’re used to operating in a low-tax business environment. Most people have a preconceived notion that VAT is a burden for all including small businesses. However, if your business is organized with the help of a VAT expert, VAT may not be too onerous to you.

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Introduction of New tax laws frame clear picture on UAE VAT

Introduction of New tax laws frame clear picture on UAE VAT

  • November 30, 2017

Value Added Tax (VAT) is currently the most widely recognized form of consumption tax system used around the world. In spite of the fact that the principles of the tax are broadly the same everywhere, the rules can be enacted and implemented differently in different countries so that the compliance burden on business varies considerably. The UAE had reported its goalto the introduce value added tax (VAT) in the country starting January 1, 2018. The issuance of the final tax law has set the stage for implementation of VAT and meeting the implementation deadline.

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Online Registration Portal for Excise Tax and VAT in UAE

Online Registration Portal for Excise Tax and VAT in UAE

  • November 29, 2017

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. 

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Are Businesses ready to deal with the Excise Tax in UAE?

Are Businesses ready to deal with the Excise Tax in UAE?

  • November 22, 2017

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has revealed details about the new excise tax due to be imposed on tobacco, and energy and fizzy drinks. 

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The significance of maintenance of book of accounts

The significance of maintenance of book of accounts

  • October 24, 2017

To ensure proper and controlled business management, maintenance of books of account is a mandatory step and should be taken into huge consideration. Nevertheless, it is mandatory to maintain the books of accounts under UAE company law and VAT law.

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How to Register for VAT in the UAE?

How to Register for VAT in the UAE?

  • November 28, 2017

January 1st, 2018 will be the day the UAE implements VAT in its country, The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has announced that Businesses can start registering for VAT three months before this date, that is, from October 1, 2017 and all those businesses with an annual turnover of Dh375,000 must go for online registration through the authority's website in January 2018at a standard rate of 5 per centto non-essential consumer goods. All you need to know is the procedure how to get register for VAT in UAE which is given below.

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Reverse Charge Mechanism Under VAT in the UAE

Reverse Charge Mechanism Under VAT in the UAE

  • November 25, 2017

The Reverse Charge moves the responsibility for the reporting of a VAT transaction from the seller to the buyer of a good or service. This reduces the requirement for sellers to register for VAT in the country where the supply is made. In the UAE VAT, the Reverse Charge Mechanism is applicable while importing goods or services from outside the GCC countries. Under this, the businesses will not have to physically pay VAT at the terms of import.

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How to prepare VAT Invoices in the UAE

How to prepare VAT Invoices in the UAE

  • November 25, 2017

VAT is to be actualized in the UAE with impact from first January 2018 where it is still not clear about on how VAT Invoices should be maintained for every business in the UAE as per the latest information by the Federal Tax Authority (FTA). According to the FTA (Federal Tax Authority), there will be two kinds of invoices for VAT in the UAE.

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Introduction to Excise Duty in UAE

Introduction to Excise Duty in UAE

  • October 16, 2017

The law shall enter into force on 1 October 2017. The recently launched Federal Tax Authority website maintains a statement whereby Excise Tax will be introduced in the fourth quarter of 2017.


VAT in UAE
VAT in UAE
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  • Oct 08, 2017
 
Value Added Tax (VAT) in UAE - UnitedVat
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  • Oct 09, 2017