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FTA Hosts Corporate Tax Awareness Workshop for Businesses in Sharjah
Dubai November 8 2023:
Marking the sixth in-person event in the FTA’s awareness campaign focusing on ‘The General Principles of Taxation of Corporations and Businesses’, the workshop gathered more than 370 business sector representatives from Sharjah. This event was part of the ongoing awareness campaign which includes physical and virtual workshops to reach all businesses and stakeholders subject to Corporate Tax across the UAE. So far, the FTA has held in-person workshops in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman, Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah.
The workshops cover pertinent topics such as the determination of taxable persons and exempt persons, Corporate Tax rates and tax periods and Small Business Relief, transitional rules and other topics that support an easy and accurate Corporate Tax compliance.
During the workshop, the FTA team spoke about the EmaraTax platform, which allows users to complete their registration by following a few simple steps. Taxpayers can also seek assistance from Tax Agents approved by the FTA. The FTA team also encouraged participants to benefit from its Virtual Tax Webinars which provides ongoing support for taxable persons in both Arabic and English covering various aspects of Corporate Tax.