The all outnumber of burdened items will presently arrive at 13,000.
The Federal Tax Authority has said that the costs of 4,000 additional items will be influenced by the new extract charge, set to be executed on December 1, 2019.
Khalid Ali Al Bustani, Director-General of the Federal Tax Authority, said that the complete number of items incorporated into the specific assessment will arrive at 13,000, including the past 9,000 items included previously, Arabic day by day Emarat Al Youm said.
Furthermore, he repeated that the base expense for tobacco items is 40 fils for each cigarette, which makes it Dh8 for a pack of 20.
He included that for shisha tobacco, the extract cost will be10 fils for one gram, which makes it Dh25 for a 250g pack.
He included that the authority is building up an application that enables the buyer to check the cigarettes’ standardized tag to check whether the item is veritable or fake, and it will be propelled before one year from now’s over.