Overview of VAT in the U.A.E.April 13, 2017
The U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council is pleased to share a fact sheet on the U.A.E.’s planned introduction of a Value Added Tax (VAT).
This fact sheet provides a brief overview of how VAT generally works before sharing some new details about how this tax will be implemented specifically in the U.A.E. It also includes a helpful timeline of key developments regarding the introduction of VAT as well as some advice on how businesses can prepare.
For more information about VAT, the Business Council strongly encourages its member companies to register for a series of briefing updates that the U.A.E. Ministry of Finance has begun convening throughout the country. To register to attend any of these sessions, please visit the Ministry of Finance’s webpage here.Overview of VAT in the U.A.E. Back to Resources