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Caribbean Tax

caribbean-tax.com is a website maintained by a team of regional tax practitioners committed to ensuring that up to date information in respect of Caribbean tax and practice ...

Your Ultimate Source of Information About

Caribbean Tax

...is readily available to international tax practitioners and multinational companies, who may by interested in making a foreign direct investment into the Caricom region...

Your Ultimate Source of Information About

Caribbean Tax

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RegionalTopics of Interest

Special Tax Regimes (Registered Users Only)
In order to attract foreign direct investment, many Caricom countries have established special tax regimes. This note explores some of the special tax regimes that exist. Read More →
Reverse Charges (VAT)
The underlying principle which governs the reverse charge mechanism is that it seeks to shift the liability to account for the VAT on specified imported services from the supplier to the customer. The general purpose is to reduce the administrative burden for the supplier to register for VAT in a… Read More →
Dispute Resolution Process
Abstract: This article deals with issues such as the procedural overview of a matter from assessment to appeal and includes issues such as the burden of proof in tax litigation matters. Read More →
Management Charges
DEFINITION In general/lay terms, a management charge/fee is a payment made by a company in one jurisdiction to a company in another jurisdiction for the provision of certain management services provided to it by the other. THE MULTI-NATIONAL BUSINESS CONTEXT In the specific context of developing countries, it is not… Read More →
  • Our Mission


    To provide a forum for the leading Caribbean tax jurists to share information, brainstorm and collaborate

    Mission Statement

    To make Caribbean tax information accessible; to provide a forum for the sharing of ideas; to facilitate the development of regional tax practice.

  • Site Administrators


    Our site administrators are independent professionals coming from diverse backgrounds. However, despite our differences, we are unified with one goal: to promote the accessibility of up to date and topical information in respect of tax law, practice and trends in the Caribbean region.
  • Walter Rochester, CA, LLM

    Walter has managed accounting, tax and auditing assignments for over 30 years, 15 of which at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has provided tax compliance and consulting services on issues  such as tax efficient structures, business acquisitions, amalgamations…
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    La-Tanya Edwards, LLB, LLM

    La-Tanya, a Manager in the tax department of Ernst & Young Barbados, holds considerable experience providing tax advice and tax planning for regional and international corporate clients based in Barbados and the entire OECS. Over the course of…
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    Ryan Nunes, CA, CPA, BBA

    Ryan is a member of the Institute of the Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago. He is currently the Chairperson of the Small & Medium Practitioners (SMP) Committee and Vice Chair for the Taxation Committee. He…
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    Ophelia Wells-Cornwall, MSc

    Ophelia Wells-Cornwall holds a Master in Finance from Leicester University in England and has over  10 years  tax experience. Mrs. Cornwall, is currently the Comptroller of Inland Revenue Division Grenada and has worked as a…
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  • What we do

    Whatwe do

    We provide a forum to discuss topical issues facing tax professionals and multinational companies in the Caribbean
  • Our Contributors


    Below are a list of persons that have contributed articles to this site. If you would like to reach out to them, please contact us. You can also become a contributor yourself by registering here.
    Matthew Gayle
    Barrister - No. 3 Chancery Courtyard
    Currently based in Trinidad and Tobago, Matthew works from chambers in Chancery Courtyard, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad
    Suszanna Clarke
    Attorney-at-Law - Trinidad & Tobago
    Professional with fifteen years public and private sector experience in the fields of Marketing, Corporate Communications, Media and Public Relations.
    JD Sellier + Co
    Attorneys - Notaries
    A general practice T&T based law firm (except for criminal matters) specializing in four areas of civil practice
    Antonio Dumento
    Director - Callfirn
    Michael Shpak
    Manager - Mediafirm
    Antonio Dumento
    Director - Callfirn