Taxation and compliance in the Kurdistan region

Open for business: Visitors to the Kurdistan region from certain countries do not need to prearrange a visit visa

Allan Fowlie, former CEO of consultancy Tiller, explains the differences between federal Iraq and the Kurdistan region business environment.

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has wholeheartedly encouraged development in the semi-autonomous northern region of Kurdistan through, among other things, the passing of two significant pieces of legislation: a business-friendly investment law in 2006 and a petroleum law based on production sharing in 2007...