The introduction of excise tax in Qatar gives further liabilities to businesses.
In November 2016, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states agreed to implement Excise Tax on goods that have a level of harm, or require special authorization associated with their consumption. Following the State of Qatar’s approval of the Excise Tax Treaty, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) released Law No. (25) of 2018 on Excise Tax on 13 December 2018, effective from 1 January 2019.
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