Discusses pricing formula and other fees, value-added tax (VAT), etc.
Last Published: 4/17/2016
Factors to consider in pricing are as follows:
  • Corporate income tax of 20 percent; low by regional standards.  Personal income tax ranges from 0 – 20 percent.
  • Business Receipts Tax ranging from 2 – 10 percent, based on sector, revenue and, billing.
  • Import tariffs in the range of 0 – 25 percent.
  • High transport costs.
  • Competition from cheap, low-quality goods and services from Pakistan, China, and Iran.

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