Qatar: Tax filing deadline for tax-exempt entities extended to 31 December 2021

Deadline for the submission of tax returns and audited financial statements / financial information has been extended by four months

Deadline for the submission of tax returns and audited financial statements

The tax authority issued Circular No. (6) of 2021 (30 August 2021) regarding an extension of the tax filing deadline for Qatari and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) businesses operating in Qatar that are exempt from income tax.

The circular provides that the deadline for the submission of tax returns and audited financial statements / financial information, for the year ended 31 December 2020, has been extended by four months to 31 December 2021. This provision is applicable for Qatari and GCC entities that are exempt from income tax, for financial year ended 31 December 2020 only.

Read a September 2021 report [PDF 236 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Qatar

 

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