Mauritania

Corporate - Significant developments

Last reviewed - 03 August 2020

The most significant corporate tax developments in the last 12 months include the following:

  • Inter-state Oil & Gas Cooperation Agreement concerning the development and operation of reservoirs of the Grand-Tortue/Ahmeyim (GTA) field and in connection with the taxation and customs regime applicable to subcontractors.
  • Modification of the General Tax Code (GTC), introducing a corporate tax that cancelled the tax on industrial and commercial profit and minimum tax applicable from fiscal year (FY) 2020.