UAE VAT Law: Legal & Practical Aspects Workshop

Dubai Chamber in co-operation with:
Taylor Wessing (Middle East) LLP & Deloitte & Touche (M.E)

This practical workshop will examine the current VAT system and the journey from implementation till date.

To provide attendees with an understanding of:

  • VAT Landscape;
  • Key issues of UAE VAT Law;
  • The Federal Tax Authority Audits;
  • VAT Compliance and Penalties;
  • Technology and VAT.
Dubai 29 October

About the Workshop

Participants will gain a better understanding of VAT compliance and the Federal Tax Authority’s requirements and audits. Read more


29th October 2019
08:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dubai Chamber (Head Office) – 13th Floor Read more


speakerAdnan Chida
Partner, Corporate
Taylor Wessing (Middle East) LLP

Adnan is the lead Corporate Partner in Dubai office and has experience advising on a broad range of corporate transactions and commercial matters, including the UAE VAT Law and its executive regulations. Adnan works on high value M&A transactions for the firm’s international clients. Recently he has acted for technology clients in obtaining investment and growth.

speakerRonnie Rifai
Senior Counsel, Corporate
Taylor Wessing (Middle East) LLP

Ronnie is a Senior Counsel in Dubai office focusing on corporate and commercial matters. Ronnie’s work focuses on advising both buyers and sellers in mid-market private equity transactions as well as advising leading multi-national companies on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters including in relation to the implementation of the UAE VAT Law and its executive regulations.

speakerMichael Towler
Senior Executive Consultant
Deloitte & Touche (M.E)

Micheal is based in Deloitte’s UAE offices supporting the indirect tax team on VAT implementations and VAT advisory projects. He has significant experience in relation to VAT management, compliance and reporting matters, undertaking the VAT aspects of due diligences, prudent compliance reviews and managing VAT audits by taxation authorities for clients. Michael’s long career, over 30 years, has given him vast experience on the practical aspects of VAT and Customs and its impact on businesses trying to manage their compliance.

speakerCharlotte Stanley
Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche (M.E)

Charlotte is Senior Manger in the Indirect Tax practice in UAE, based in Abu Dhabi. Her current focus is to lead the Indirect Tax offering for Legal and Professional Services firms. This includes assisting the businesses with any compliance issues in relation to VAT. Charlotte has also led several indirect tax projects in relation to M&A engagements within a number of industries, including both vendor and buyer due diligences.

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