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Stories that are tagged 'Gulf Cooperation Council'




Saudi Cabinet Approves GCC Selective Tax

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Saudi Arabia's Cabinet has approved the introduction of the "selective tax" that is being rolled out across the Gulf Cooperation Council member countries. Read Full Story

 

Qatar To Introduce GCC Sin Tax

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Friday, February 17, 2017

Qatar is planning to introduce a sin tax on luxury items and products that are "harmful to human health and the environment," in line with the unified agreement among Gulf Cooperation Council member states. Read Full Story

 

UAE Confirms Details For VAT From January 2018

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Monday, February 13, 2017

The UAE has provided more details on plans to introduce VAT at a rate of five percent, along with the other Gulf Cooperation Council member states, on January 1, 2018. Read Full Story

 

Kuwait Considering Higher Taxes On Foreign Residents

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Kuwaiti lawmakers are considering controversial proposals to significantly raise taxes on foreigners living and working in Kuwait. Read Full Story

 

Saudi Arabia Dismisses Expatriate Remittances Tax

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Monday, January 23, 2017

Saudi Arabia has said it will not introduce a six percent tax on expatriate remittances. Read Full Story

 

Qatar Urged To Broaden Tax Base

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Qatar should consider revenue-raising reforms, including making Gulf Cooperation Council companies liable to corporate tax, the International Monetary Fund said in its annual Article IV report for the country. Read Full Story

 

Oman Confirms Participation In GCC VAT From 2018

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Oman is the latest Gulf Cooperation Council territory to confirm its participation in the bloc's value-added tax project. Read Full Story

 

IMF Welcomes MENA Tax Reform Progress

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Monday, October 31, 2016

The International Monetary Fund has released a new report for countries in the Middle East and North Africa, noting that low growth rates and oil prices should encourage these territories to continue efforts to broaden their tax bases, including by introducing value-added taxes. Read Full Story

 

Free Trade Deals Key To Australia's Growth, Gov't Says

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

67 percent of Australian exporters say the outlook for their business has improved in 2016, following the completion of free trade agreements with China, Japan, and South Korea, according to a survey by the Australian Government. Read Full Story

 

IMF Welcomes UAE's VAT Plan

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Monday, July 25, 2016

The International Monetary Fund has welcomed the United Arab Emirates's plan to introduce a value-added tax and increase excise taxes. Read Full Story

 

 

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