Bloomberg Tax Expert Analysis: Guide To Indirect Taxation In Myanmar.

Legal News & Analysis - Asia Pacific - Myanmar - Tax

19 September, 2019


Bloomberg Tax, a research portal featuring information on tax systems around the world, has published the Guide to Indirect Taxation in Myanmar , authored by legal practitioners from Tilleke & Gibbins’ office in Yangon.


The guide is part of Bloomberg’s repository of expert analyses of tax systems worldwide, which features in-depth information on the ins and outs of tax systems around the globe, including guides to navigating VAT/GST tax systems. In Myanmar, indirect taxation takes the form of commercial tax, which the guide breaks down as follows:


  • Introduction to commercial tax
  • Scope
  • Taxable persons
  • Taxable transactions
  • Place of supply
  • Tax rates
  • Deduction and recovery of input tax
  • Extension or shifting of commercial tax liability
  • Administrative matters
  • Interest and penalties
  • Statute of limitations
  • Special arrangements
  • State, provincial, or local indirect taxes


Bloomberg Tax provides intelligence across all areas of taxation, both in the US and internationally, and Tilleke & Gibbins also contributes the service’s Country Guide to Tax in Myanmar .


For a PDF of the full Bloomberg Guide to Indirect Taxation in Myanmar , please follow the link below. The guide is also available on the Bloomberg Tax website (subscription required).


Tilleke & Gibbins T&G - Stylized


For further information, please contact:


Yuwadee Thean-ngarm, Tilleke & Gibbins

[email protected]


See our full Doing Business In Myanmar Report via this link