Tax agents are individuals entrusted with the mission of building strong relationships between the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) and taxable persons and organisations in the country. An organisation may appoint a tax agent to act on its’ behalf with regard to the tax affairs with the FTA.The tax agent, will essentially be a mediator, and will be directly responsible for all of its obligations and rights.
The FTA has set detailed conditions, qualifications and accreditation requirements for tax agents that will set a benchmark for other businesses to follow while hiring for tax-related positions.
Join PwC’s Academy on 2 April 2018 to get an insight into the role of the tax agent and learn how this can help you get ahead in your career.
Hosted by a PwC Tax training expert with 7+ years of VAT related experience, this is the
perfect opportunity to learn about:
- Who a tax agent is
- The rights and duties of a tax agent
- The requirements to be registered as a tax agent
- The application process
- The application review process of the FTA
- Reasons for rejection of the application by the FTA
- De-listing of a tax agent
- The GCC VAT Compliance Diploma / FTA Tax Agent Exam of PwC’s Academy which enables individuals to meet one of the requirements to be able to act as a tax agent
Serife is a manager in PwC’s Academy, she brings 7 years of industry experience to her role as a subject matter expert and tax lecturer. Serife’s current focus is the development and delivery of a range of indirect tax programmes, with a current focus on VAT implementation in the GCC region. Over the course of her career, Serife has gained extensive European VAT experience and assisted international companies from a variety of industries with their tax matters in Europe. She has spent the last 10 years living and working in the Netherlands, and is trilingual, being a native English, Dutch and Turkish speaker . For more details please click here