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Guinea lowers VAT to 18%

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  • 24 January 2017 | Richard Asquith

Guinea lowers VAT to 18%

Guinea has cut its standard VAT rate from 20% to 18% from 1 January 2017.

The rate was originally raised from 18% to 20% to fund emergency help during the ebola outbreak.

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VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He is part of the European leadership team which this year won International Tax Review's Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.