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Jordan Cuts Tax for Departing Foreigners

tax imposed on all foreigners leaving the kingdom as part of steps to encourage tourism. The Jordanian government has decided to reduce an exit tax imposed on all foreigners leaving the kingdom as part ... Jordan will now pay five dinars (seven dollars) in exit tax instead of 10 dinars (14 dollars) when flying ...

19/05/2010 - 11:02 - comment 0

Tax troubles in the MENA region

in Houston, Texas, highlighted that tax authorities in the region have begun to depart from earlier accepted ... in the region have begun to depart from earlier accepted and expected tax norms. Ne ... are impacting tax outcomes, compliance procedures of companies and promoting better transparency. ...

26/12/2011 - 19:01 - comment 0

MoF organises workshop on international tax avoidance and proper use of tax treaties

a workshop on international tax avoidance and ways to maximise the use of tax treaties in the Emirate ... of Understanding (MoU) signed between the two parties on international tax treaties in the third period between 2013 and 2015; the Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently organised a workshop on international tax ...

Press Release - 24/11/2013 - 11:16 - comment 0

Jordan's cinema back; film tax is flop for fans who missed new movies

Department proposed new tax of 6.5 per cent on movie theatre revenues. In addition, the movie theatres ... of taxing films by weight, the Customs Department went in the opposite direction and denied any wrongdoing. ... is that the Customs Department is seeking new ways and means to levy an additional tax on movies. The story, with its ...

Editor's Choice - 20/07/2011 - 09:05 - comment 1

Partners against crime: UAE, US sign innovative agreement on tax evasion

to carry out a financial data-sharing programme aimed at curbing offshore tax evasion by US citizens. ... at curbing offshore tax evasion by US citizens.   The Ministry of Finance announced on Tuesday ... Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (Fatca). The US law aims to plug as much as $100 billion a year of lost ...

11/06/2014 - 12:34 - comment 0

Jordan's tax revenue set to rise again

tax. According to Income and Sales Tax Department (ISTD) Spokesperson Musa Tarawneh, revenues ... Jordan's tax revenue is set to rise again ... billion in 2012. Tax revenues are likely to exceed the government’s target ...

25/09/2012 - 12:20 - comment 0

Oil wells, taxes, and scare tactics: how the IS has been making money all this time

the account of IS tactics."The tax system was well-organised. They took money from small merchants, ... activities," a senior State Department official said.Ransoms from kidnappings do not seem to compete with oil ... military might would remove its ability to raise local taxes, for example. Tracking smuggling routes ...

11/09/2014 - 15:23 - comment 0

NBAD organizes seminar to explain proposed changes to UK residential property tax law

Department, gave an overview on the current UK Tax Laws on residential properties and the proposed changes. He ... in the UAE, organised a seminar that explained UK tax laws on residential properties. The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, organised a seminar that explained UK tax laws ...

Press Release - 01/04/2013 - 08:10 - comment 0

Palestine worried Israel will withhold tax revenues

that Israel will deny tax revenues to Palestine as peace talks falter. Palestinian ... that at the Arab League session, Abbas would voice concern Israel might again withhold tax revenues it transfers to the Palestinian Authority. Interim peace deals task Israel with collecting taxes and customs duties for the PA ...

08/04/2014 - 16:42 - comment 0

Working Hours of Financial Centers & Collection Department at GAM Extended to 6:00 pm

and the collection section of the financial affairs department in the main building to be until 6:00 pm. ... year and to remind the citizens of their due payments, such as current and previous property taxes ... to settle their dues including the current property taxes and any accumulated backlogs; to avoid paying ...

16/05/2010 - 17:17 - comment 0