Qatar: Extended deadlines for 2019 reporting by financial institutions, for commercial license renewals (COVID-19)

Qatar: Extended deadlines for 2019 reporting

The tax authority of Qatar announced an extension of the deadline for financial institutions to report information on U.S. reportable accounts for the calendar year 2019. The extended deadline has been provided as a relief measure in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.


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The new extended deadline for financial institution reporting is 30 November 2020.

Read a May 2020 report [PDF 79 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Qatar

Commercial license renewals

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced that companies holding commercial licenses or records that expired or expire during the period March through June 2020 will automatically be renewed for a six-month period, with fees to be paid at a later date.

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