Oman VAT Registration Start : The Sultanate of Oman Tax Authority has announced the commencement of VAT registration from 1st February 2021 until 15th March 2021.
Oman VAT Registration is initially required for taxpayers with annual supplies exceeding or expected to exceed OMR 1 million, while voluntary registration is allowed if annual supplies exceed OMR 19,250.
Oman VAT Registration
Every taxpayer shall adhere with the tax registration when carrying out the entry procedures in the commercial registration at the Ministry of Commerce & Industry. The taxpayer shall notify the Tax Authority when not carrying out any entry in the commercial registration. The notification shall be prepared on the prescribed form for this purpose within (60) sixty days from the date of incorporation or the commencement of activity whichever is earlier.
In case of failure, the Tax Chairman shall impose a fine not exceeding 2,000 Omani Rial.
The law requires all Taxpayers (except the Enterprise) to submit two returns for any tax year to the Tax Authority on the forms prepared for this purpose:
- The provisional return is submitted within three months of the end of the tax year.
- The final return shall be submitted within six months of the end of the tax year. The audited accounts shall be accompanied by an auditor licensed by law to practice his profession of accounting and auditing in the Sultanate.