Gulf and Middle East states look at sales tax
Countries in the Middle East and the Gulf are looking at a sales tax or VAT to balance their budgets.
The region's low-tax status is quite often a draw for business, but governments may need to raise revenue to provide services, as Dean Rolfe, tax partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Middle East, told the BBC's Nima Abu Wardeh.
25 Sep 2010
- From the section Business