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UAE: Dubai Customs offers 80% discount on customs penalties (COVID-19)

UAE: Dubai Customs offers discount, customs penalties

Dubai Customs on 25 November 2020 announced that a 80% discount will be offered on penalties applicable for customs cases and violations detected or committed before 31 March 2020.


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As noted in a release by the Customs authority, this initiative is part of an economic stimulus package to alleviate the burden on businesses and help them navigate challenges as a response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Read a December 2020 report prepared by the KPMG member firm in the UAE

For more information on this topic or to learn more about KPMG’s Trade & Customs Services, contact:

Doug Zuvich | +1 (312) 665-1022 |

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