VAT workshop on Laws & Practice was held in Dubai on 23-24 January 2019
and attended by several participants from Moore Stephens MEA firms.
The workshop provided an excellent oportunity of knowledge and experience sharing among VAT professionals of various countries and jurisdictions. During the 2-day session, participants exchanged local and cross border issues, analysis of various issues in GST/VAT and OECD VAT guidelines. The presentations were followed by open discussions on VAT practice issues within Moore Stephens MEA member firms and legal issues under VAT & indirect tax laws.
During the workshop, it was agreed to form a Moore Stephens MEA VAT Group with the following objectives:
- Exchange of information / updates in VAT & GST laws.
- Technical assitance to Moore Stephens member firms
- Exploring joint assignments and collaboration in VAT services
- Holding annual VAT / GST workshops