Egypt – VAT increased to 14% on official fees

July 2019

On July 4th 2019, the Egyptian Trademark and Industrial Designs Office announced a new Value Added Tax (VAT) law, which stipulates that a 14% VAT is to be added on all official fees, subject to the provisions of the Egyptian VAT Law No. 67/2016 and effective as of the date of the decision. Refer to the link below:

In view of this new law, VAT will apply to our charges in Egypt; noting that our professional fees will remain the same.

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