Tax on rental income is low in Dubai
Last Updated: April 16, 2018
Effective Tax Rate on Rental Income
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Global Property Guide research
No income tax is levied on individuals in the United Arab Emirates.
There are no income taxes.
In all Emirates except Abu Dhabi, leases of residential properties are taxed at a flat rate of 5%. Leases of commercial properties are taxed at a flat rate of 10%.
Abu Dhabi does not levy a municipal tax on rented premises but landlords are required to pay license fees.
There is no capital gains taxation in Dubai.
There are no property taxes in Dubai.