"We are aware that a number of clients have been sent emails and letters from fraudsters pertaining to be the Federal Tax Authority or Banks and requesting for certain details from them.
The Federal Tax Authority would generally only communicate with registrants through emails from the domain tax.gov.ae sent to the registered email address, or via your eservices.tax.gov.ae portal and registered number.
If you are uncertain as to the genuineness of communication received, please feel free to contact our VAT services team for guidance.”
The Ministry of Finance in Bahrain has announced that companies with taxable revenue exceeding BHD 5M per annum are required to register by 20th December 2018. The effective date of registration will be 01st January 2019.