As per the official statement of UAE Government, the UAE Government is levying excise tax to reduce consumption of unhealthy and harmful commodities while also raising revenues for the government that can be spent on beneficial public services.
Our Tax experts provide excise tax registration at very competitive rates for entities engaged in trading of excise goods like Tobacco products, carbonated and energy drinks, electronic smoking devices and tools, liquids used in such devices and tools and sweetened drinks. We have performed excise registration of clients as per Federal Tax Authority guidance for clients entering the excise tax scope before and after the December 1, 2019 date as proposed by the authority for increasing the excise scope after inclusion of additional products.
Following businesses are required as per the authority to register for Excise Tax:
• Business engaged in the import of excise goods into the UAE
• Business engaged in the production of excise goods where they are released for consumption in the UAE
• Business engaged in the stockpiling of excise goods in the UAE in certain cases
• Anyone who is responsible for overseeing an excise warehouse or designated zone i.e. a warehouse keeper.
We assure our clients smooth and error free registration process along with filing of excise returns on client’s behalf in an efficient manner within the time frame stipulated by the authority with cost saving and maximum efficiency approach.