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Egypt puts capital gains tax on hold

Egypt has put a 10 per cent tax on capital gains on hold for two years, but a 10 per cent tax on stock dividends will remain, the government said in a statement, confirming a Reuters story. Government spokesman Hossam Al-Qawish sa

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Qatar tax laws in spotlight at Bahrain seminar

Many businesses and high net worth individuals in Bahrain choose to set up branches or invest in nearby Qatar, taking advantage of the wealth of opportunities that the high GDP country has to offer. Qatar has streamlined its regul

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Egypt to tweak stocks tax, dampens hopes for big changes

The Egyptian government is working on amending the payment method of a new tax on stock dividends and capital gains, the finance minister said on Thursday, dampening market expectations of any big changes to the unpopular levy. Pr

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Kuwait mulls same tax for local, foreign firms

Kuwait is studying proposals to introduce the same tax rates for local and foreign companies, Finance Minister Anas al-Saleh told reporters on the sidelines of a business conference on Monday. "There is a list of taxes on loc

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Obama income falls to $477,000 in 2014

US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle earned $477,383 in 2014, a decline over the past few years as sales of the president's biographies declined, according to their tax return released by the White House on Friday.

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Saudi real estate shares tumble on new tax plan

Saudi Arabian real estate shares tumbled on Tuesday after the cabinet approved a proposal to tax undeveloped land in urban areas - a policy that could shake up investment incentives in the kingdom and help to resolve a housing shortage.

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Saudi real estate shares tumble on new tax plan

Saudi Arabian real estate shares tumbled on Tuesday after the cabinet approved a proposal to tax undeveloped land in urban areas - a policy that could shake up investment incentives in the kingdom and help to resolve a housing shortage.

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Saudi cabinet approves tax on undeveloped land

Saudi Arabia's cabinet has approved a proposal to tax undeveloped land in urban areas, a policy that could help to end a shortage of affordable homes and spur economic growth. The cabinet told a council of top economic officia

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Gulf states plan key talks on value-added tax

Gulf states are pursuing discussions on plans to introduce value-added tax (VAT) in the region, with a meeting scheduled later this month aimed at resolving points of contention, a UAE finance official said. The six nations of the

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Firms in new Suez Canal hub to pay only 10pc tax

Egypt's investment minister said companies participating in a planned economic hub in the Suez Canal area will pay 10 per cent tax, just a third of the national corporate rate, state media reported on Friday. Egypt plans to bu

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