M P Safa Al-Hashem again push for remittances taxes on expats

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

The head of the National Assembly’s financial and economic affairs committee MP Safa Al-Hashem said that the lawmakers will push to approve a draft law to impose taxes on expat remittances.

The bill was approved by the committee in the previous term even though the legal and legislative panel said the law was not in line with the constitution and following objections from the ministry of finance and the Central Bank.

The law calls for imposing a progressive percentage of up to five percent on all remittances by expatriates after a number of lawmakers complained that expatriates were sending most of their money to their home countries.

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malik
Monday, November 11, 2019
instead of impose 5%,KUWAIT should create PARALLEL source of income. All Economy stands/Depends upon OiL...

Expats voice
Thursday, November 7, 2019
If all nurses strike their duties for 1 week, then there will be full stop for this Topic.

Cleetus
Thursday, November 7, 2019
@SKS

Are you a Kuwaiti?

The Taxation should not be implemented. All the expats have to suffer, once this is implemented.

XYZ
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
@John.....What good move? Once they start implementing than sit & cry

Mohamed
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
@Syed .

Are you working as a reporter in republic TV.. i think Mr Goswami has done survey in Kuwait as well...

Cleetus
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Most of the expats earning very less. if this country starts charging for everything there will be nothing with the expats.

saro
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
@ Suresh Kumar. I liked it. ha ha ha he he he

john
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
good move...but only they are saying not implementing..

Ajnabi
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
White is the symbol of Holiness and purity. Either change the picture or let her raise her right hand to complete the task. God bless

Suresh Kumar
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Don''t IIk have any other picture of this charming lady ?

SKS
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Yes, i must be implemented ASAP.

expat
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
back from vacation ??? more flats will become vacant heehee

syed
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Actually more than 90% of citizens views same like her.
Only she expresses others don''t....

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