Dean Rolfe, Tax Partner at PWC Middle East
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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
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