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Iran VAT return delays for COVID-19

  • Apr 9, 2020 | Richard Asquith

Iran has postponed the filing deadline for Value Added Tax returns due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The National Tax Administration has stated that the new deadline for 2019 quarter 4 returns is 19 April 2020. These is also provision on application for filings delays to 20 May by enterprises particularly damaged by the economic situation. In particular, businesses in the tourism, retails, and sports sectors will be considered.

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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 can be contacted at: He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2019 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.

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