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Excise Tax Registration in UAE

Excise Tax Registration in UAE

Every single business in the UAE that produces, imports or stockpiles excise goods, or intends to do so, is necessary to register for the Federal Excise Tax UAE.

Excise Goods with Tax Rates are the following:

  • Tobacco and tobacco products (100%),
  • Energy drinks (100%), and
  • Carbonated drinks (50%).

Some will be required to register excise tax in UAE even when you are not a producer or importer of excise goods. The first one will be if you are a stockpile of excise goods before the federal excise tax UAE introduction. The next will be if you are not registered for UAE Excise Tax but you are releasing excise goods from a Designated Zone. Taxable activities cannot be carried out by any business unless it has been registered for Excise Tax.

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Procedure for Excise Tax Registration in UAE

  • Every business that is involved in the activities above is required to register. However, an entity may be entitled to a registration exemption in the event that the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) deems it acceptable that you are not regularly importing or releasing excise goods from Designated Zones.
  • An entity still needs to register even when it already possesses a Tax Registration Number. A different TRN for UAE Excise Tax will be given when the registration application is successful.
  • There can only be one TRN for Excise Tax for one entity. The responsibility of having no duplications in registration lies on you.
  • Businesses can register using the Online Excise Tax registration in UAE facility provided by Federal Tax Authority
  • The excise registration procedure will only take an estimated time of 20 minutes.

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Documents Required for the Excise Tax Registration in UAE

Various documents that are related to the activities that your business does will be asked during the excise tax in Dubai registration procedure. The profile and legal status of the applicant will have an effect on what kind of documents will be presented. It will be more convenient in your part if you have below documents before starting the application:

  • Trade License(s) (if applicable)
  • Certificate of Incorporation (if applicable)
  • Customs number(s) issued by Customs department(s) (if applicable)
  • Passport, Emirates ID of the manager, owner, and senior management
  • Authorized signatory documents
  • Articles of Association/Partnership Agreement/Club or Association Registration/Law or Decree (if applicable)
  • Bank Account details

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