Tax Refund For UAE Nationals

From consulting and support, our team can help you with all the support needed for applying Tax Refund in FTA portal

Tax Refund For Building Residences

UAE National who has finished building a new residence in the UAE and you wish to submit a refund claim VAT incurred on your construction costs can contact us for support

white and blue concrete building
white and blue concrete building
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white and red wooden house miniature on brown table

What are the deadlines for submitting the UAE National Home Builders refund application?

The refund request must be submitted with the FTA within 12 months from the date of completion of the newly built residence which is the earlier of the date:

• The residence becomes occupied; or

• When it is certified as completed by a competent authority in the UAE (the building completion certificate).

What expense items are regarded as eligible for this refund scheme?

In order for a refund claim to be considered by the FTA, it must meet the following conditions:

• Expenses must relate to a newly constructed building which is to be used solely as a residence of the applicant and/ or his/ her family.

• Services provided by contractors, including services of builders, architects, engineers, and other similar services necessary for the successful construction of a residence.

• Building materials, being goods of a type normally incorporated by builders in a residential building or its site, but not including furniture or electrical appliances.