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Do you have to pay tax in Qatar? What are the related conditions? Find out in this article.

In Qatar there is no income tax. However, it is important to check if your country has signed bilateral double taxation agreements with Qatar. If not, you will have to pay income tax in your home country. 

Corporate tax

Profits of foreign companies based in Qatar can be taxed. Income from foreign origin can also be taxed. You can find out more about taxation in Qatar on the Qatar Ministry of Finance website. Contact the taxation services in your home country to get additional information about taxation in Qatar. 


There is no VAT in Qatar. Nevertheless, a VAT bill should be passed within 3 or 4 years. 

  Useful links: 

Qatar Ministry of Finance www.mof.gov.qa
Qatar Ministry of Business and Trade www.mec.gov.qa
Hukoomi - Qatar Government Online - Taxes in Qatar www.gov.qa

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