Economic Substance Regulations Deadline UAE

Jay Krishan, Partner


HLB HAMT - Accounting Firm in UAE

Phone:- +971 4 327 7775
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    The United Arab Emirates Cabinet has issued the Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No.31 of 2019 and it requires all in-scope entities to maintain an economic substance UAE.

    Economic substance regulations will be applicable to companies that engage in any of the below mentioned “Relevant Activities”;

    • Banking
    • Insurance
    • Investment Fund Management
    • Lease-Finance
    • Headquarters Businesses
    • Shipping
    • Holding Company Businesses
    • Intellectual Property
    • Distribution and Service Centers Businesses
       Free Zone Authority Deadline
       Abu Dhabi Media Zone Authority 30th June
       ADGM 30th June
       Ajman FZ 30th June
       DAFZA 15th June
       DIFC 30th June
       DMCC 30th June
       Dubai Aviation City Corporation 7th June
       Dubai Development Authority 25th June
       Dubai Healthcare City 7th June
       Dubai World Trade Centre 30th June
       Fujairah Free Zone 15th June
       Hamriyah Free Zone Authority 30th June
       International Free Zone Authorities 30th June
       KIZAD 20th June
       Ministry of Economy 30th June
       RAK EZ 30th June
       RAK ICC 30th June
       SAIF 30th June
       Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone 30th June


    All mainland companies must file ESR notification within 30th June.

    What HLB HAMT offers?

    • Consulting on ESR
    • Identify the qualifying entities for ESR compliance
    • Identify the qualifying business segments for ESR compliance
    • Report and advise on overall ESR readiness by the Entity
    • Ongoing ESR compliance
    • Secretarial services in connection with ESR record maintenance
    • ESR filing with the authorities in the proper /prescribed format


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    Varun R Chandra
    Varun R Chandra
    07:38 25 Apr 21
    HLB Hamt is highly recommended! They have the quality of services that would satisfy your needs. I'm glad I found them.
    Giuseppe Assi
    Giuseppe Assi
    06:20 31 Jan 21
    Mohamed Sheriff
    Mohamed Sheriff
    16:16 28 Jun 20
    Experience with HLB Hamt in audit experience is great pleasure. They deploy well qualified accounts team for audits.... And the amount of checking they perform give the management of the company confidence that internal controls are well in place. We are glad to see they have high standard of audit more
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    16:20 23 Jun 20
    Professionally managed firm with commitment to the engagements taken. My company and its group are assigning our... requirements for last 12 years to HLB and we don’t have any negative remarks on any more
    07:14 23 Jun 20
    In my opinion, HLB Hamt is one of the best professional firms in UAE after big4. Excellent client service, professional... and competent staff and timely delivery are their strength. Over the years they have developed the infrastructure and skill set to handle multiple verticals ie, audit, tax services, consulting, IT support etc.Wishing HLB Hamt team all the very more
    08:28 21 Jun 20
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    Maharajan Subramaniam
    Maharajan Subramaniam
    18:17 06 Jun 20
    High-Performing IT Teams, I'm impressed with the knowledge level of their deputed staff, audit procedures, and... checklist adopted. Mr. Vimal especially understand the requirement and provide solution not only technical feasibility and also considered budgeting. We’re confident in their more
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    Mohammed L
    08:07 05 Jun 20
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    06:32 04 Jun 20
    Very professional team. Vimal has always given us good solution advice for various Software and IT Infra projects. We... are very Extremely satisfied working with him and his team. Wishing them more
    Basil Daniells
    Basil Daniells
    05:55 03 Jun 20
    I have worked with HLB as a partner of Sage for about 2 years, they were dedicated to the success of the partnership... and kept aligned with the business plan that was agreed between our two companies. They are always ready to go the extra mile for a customer and don’t shy away from challenging circumstances. Keep up the good work and wish you all the success in the more
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    Amar Kashyap
    19:28 02 Jun 20
    Team of well qualified and organised professionals. Their reports are not based on numbers first they will understand... their client and their business. They are highly recommended and trust more
    Radz de Jesus
    Radz de Jesus
    16:03 02 Jun 20
    We're glad to have found HLB Hamt to conduct the IT audit and risk assessment for our organization. We have learned a... lot from their team during that first project. And since then, we've continued to be in touch with them. Mr. Vimal especially is very good at presenting technical concepts in simple yet interesting ways that non-IT and business people alike would easily catch. We are very happy with the professionalism and quality of service they provide. They leave their clients nothing short of satisfied. Highly more
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