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7 Vat FAQs


Is VAT applicable for free items?

yes, the discounted price which the customer pays will be used as a VAT.

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Can one get a VAT refund in UAE?

Yes, but not for end consumers.

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Would VAT be charged on the date of registration?

Yes, it would be charged on the exact date of registration.

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When and how VAT returns in UAE?

The tax payers are required to register for VAT on the FTA website.

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Are there any exceptions or eradications in the VAT in UAE?

Yes, they are:

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How often the business holders should be filing for a VAT report?

Approximately three months.

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If the name on the VAT certificate is being spelt wrong or the entire name is wrong, how can it be fixed?

Till now, there is no editing options on the VAT certificate. One can contact the concerned authorities for help though.

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Can a foreign company inflict tax on a business which is in UAE?

Yes, if they are having their supplies being made in the UAE.

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Will petrol in UAE be taxed?

Of course, it is one of the biggest factors where a VAT is needed to be charged to strengthen the economy of UAE.

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Will optics costs in UAE goes under the area of VAT?

Yes, buying contact lenses, spectacles and other optical goods will be charged with a VAT.

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