More than 100 Turn Out for VAT Presentation in Grand Bahama

Authored by: Ministry of Finance Source: Ministry of Finance Date: February 3, 2014 Value-Added Tax VAT) is not an end in itself, but an important part of a broader platform that includes governmental cost-cutting measures to put The Bahamas’ financial house in order, a leading financial expert told more than 100 people who turned out…

“VAT is Viable,” says Leading Auditor, Calls VAT ‘Most Equitable, Transparent’

Authored by: Ministry of Finance Source: Ministry of Finance Date: February 3, 2014 Kendrick Christie – President of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Bahamas Chapter, Grant Thornton Bahamas Partner and Past President of the Bahamas Institute of Chartered Accountants, weighs in on the discussion over a proposed Value Added Tax, calling it ‘viable for…

Financial Secretary John Rolle Addresses Kiwanians on VAT

Authored by: Ministry of Finance Source: Ministry of Finance Date: January 14, 2014 Past President Antonio Knowles welcomes Financial Secretary John Rolle to the Kiwanis Club of Nassau A.M. meeting which actually meets in the evening as it did Monday to learn more about pending tax reform including Value Added Tax. The Ministry of Finance…

Ministry of Finance Launches VAT Hotline

Authored by: Ministry of Finance Source: Ministry of Finance Date: January 9, 2014 VAT HOTLINE – Michele Green staffs the VAT hotline at the Ministry of Finance. The number is 225-7280. (Photo by Derek Smith, Jr) he Ministry of Finance announced today it has launched a hotline with experts standing by to answer questions about…

Working Meetings Get Underway Between VAT Consultants and Government

Authored by: Ministry of Finance Source: Ministry of Finance Date: January 9, 2014 Carol Roach, Deputy Director at the Ministry of Finance’s Department of Information Technology (seated) and Philippe Dadour, Managing Partner discuss the functional benefits of the system being for implementation of VAT in The Bahamas at a working meeting held on Tuesday January 6, 2014…