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April 08, 2014
The fiscal reform series: A deeper dive into VAT

The analysis of the best taxation model and the appropriate mix of taxes for The Bahamas is far from over as we await the final study commissioned by the government and the results of the work done by Oxford Economics - a global advisory firm engaged by the Coalition for Responsible Taxation (Coalition). It is encouraging to see that the government seems to have kept its promise to work with the p...

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July 07, 2011
Hoteliers take issue with statements by Guyana's president

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) has firmly rejected comments by Guyana's President Bharrat Jagdeo, who described as "absolute nonsense" claims that governments are taxing hotels out of existence.

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November 14, 2013
Draft VAT bill proposes different registration thresholds

Two different registration thresholds have been proposed in the draft value-added tax (VAT) bill, one for the majority of businesses, who will be asked to register if they exceed a turnover threshold of $100,000 annually, and another for suppliers of professional services, hotel accommodations and commercial property for lease, who will be asked to register if their annual turnover exceeds $50,000...

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August 07, 2013
Hoteliers rack up awards as annual NABHOOD summit closes

Great business relationships and opportunities were realized and strengthened this year at the 17th Annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit and Trade show, according to its organizers.

Former National Basketball Association champion Rick Fox and Prime Minister Perry Christie also made an appearance...

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April 24, 2013
17th Annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit

Want to become a hotel owner or investor or looking for a joint venture partner? Want to learn on how to supply goods & services to the hotel industry? Want to learn about management and employment opportunities? Then join us at the 17th Annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit & Trade Show on July 24-27, 2013 at the Marriott Miami Biscayne Bay Hotel, Miami, Florid...

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February 14, 2013
Value Added Tax on the Cards

The government is looking to introduce a 15 percent value added tax (VAT), which would take effect on July 1, 2014.According to Michael Halkitis, state minister for finance, the government's current level of revenue generation is inadequate.

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Remarks at Opening of Atlantis Caribbean Marketplace - Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham
January 23, 2012
Remarks at Opening of Atlantis Caribbean Marketplace - Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham

REMARKS


RT. HON. HUBERT A. INGRAHAM
PRIME MINISTER
COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS


CARIBBEAN HOTEL TOURISM ASSOCIATION MARKETPLACE
OPENING CEREMONY


22 JANUARY 2012

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Returning To Food Of Our Forefathers
August 17, 2012
Returning To Food Of Our Forefathers

Position: Head chef, Solomon's Fresh Market

Guardian Business: Can you briefly describe your experience in the tourism sector? What your role is today?

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June 21, 2012
Caribbean governments killing the hotel sector 'golden goose'

Each of the Caribbean hotel investment conferences held in April and May this year included sessions to encourage closer cooperation between the public and private sector but, immediately prior to the Caribbean Tourism Summit in mid-June, the governments of Jamaica and of Antigua and Barbuda announced significant new airport arrival taxes, with a new hotel occupancy tax also added in Jamaica. The...

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Bahamian Prime Minister to attend Hotel Conference in Miami
July 23, 2012
Bahamian Prime Minister to attend Hotel Conference in Miami

Fort Lauderdale, FL óBahamian Prime Minister Perry Christie will be the luncheon keynote speaker at the 16th Annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit & Trade Show on July 25-28 at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa.

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