Bahamas Refines Guidance For New VAT Regime

By Robert Robillard - 19 November 2014

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From the website (M Godfrey):

“The Bahamas Ministry of Finance and VAT Department have announced that they are to revise the main value-added tax (VAT) guide and sector-specific guidance notes based on private sector feedback. The new regime will be introduced from January 1, 2015.”

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See the Bahamas VAT Tax Bill here.

See the Bahamas VAT Regulations here.

Go to the Bahamas web portal here.

Robert Robillard, CPA, CGA, MBA, M.Sc. Econ.
Transfer Pricing Chief Economist, RBRT Inc.
514-742-8086; robert.robillard “at”

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