How to Register with VAT in UAE

A business must register for VAT if the taxable supplies and imports exceed the mandatory registration threshold of AED 375,000. However, any business may register for VAT on voluntarily basis if taxable supplies exceeds AED 187,500 Annually.

Required Documents

It will be necessary for you to prepare the following information in an appropriate format and include it in your online application:

Depending on the basis on which you are registering, other relevant documents may include:

o Audit report audited or non-audited financial statement.

o Self-prepared calculation sheet which may include details to calculate the taxable/zero-rated supplies based on financial records

o Revenue forecast with evidence (e.g., Local Purchase Order or Contract)

o Monthly turnover declaration for the specified periods that is signed and stamped by the authorized signatory on the entity’s printed letterhead

o Supporting financial documents (e.g., invoices/LPOs/contracts/title deed/tenancy contracts)

o Audit report audited or non-audited financial statement

o Expense budget report

Accepted file types are PDF, JPG, PNG, and JPEG. The individual file size limit is 5MB.

Required Forms:

Below are the templates that you may need to complete and upload as part of your online application: