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Guinea raises VAT to 20%

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  • 04 February 2016 | Richard Asquith

Guinea raises VAT to 20%

The West African state of Guinea has announced a rise in its Value Added Tax rate from 18% to 20% from 19 January 2016. There are no reduced VAT rates.

The annual VAT registration threshold remains at GNF 500 million.


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.