VAT to create up to 2,000 new jobs in the UAE


VAT to create up to 2,000 new jobs in the UAE

The introduction of value added tax (VAT) will create up to 2,000 new jobs in the UAE.

That’s according to recruitment experts, who say that there will be a rise in the demand for specialized accounting and digital platforms once the taxation system is rolled out.

Cooper Fitch’s second UAE Salary Guide for 2017 predicts that wages will increase across the board by 2-3 per cent with the digital industry leading the way.

Their CEO Trefor Murphy explains how the implementation of VAT will have a positive impact on both the technology and finance sector.

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