Royal Decree amends Income Tax Law provisions

MUSCAT: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos on Sunday issued a Royal Decree No 9/2017 amending some provisions of the Income Tax Law, after the law had been presented before the Council of Oman. Article 1 states that the amendments attached to this Decree shall be applied to the Income Tax Law promulgated by Royal Decree No 28/2009. Article 2 states that the phrase “Minister Supervising the Ministry of Finance”, wherever it recurs in Royal Decree No 28/2009, shall be replaced by the phrase “Minister Responsible for Financial Affairs”. Article 3 says that this Decree shall be published in the Official Gazette. — ONA