Frequently Asked Questions.

How long does the entire process take?

2 Weeks. In this time you will be getting your business name registered, your license issued, Visa approved and national ID received.

Which is better? Mainland or Freezone license?

Up until 2021, the freezone was always a better choice for entrepreneurs who wanted full control of their companies. Now the Mainland licenses offer the same 100% control, at a cheaper rate, more convenient and a faster service.

Does Mepoint only setup licenses in Dubai?

Oh no we do not, we setup licenses in the entire United Arab Emirates. We mostly recommend Dubai, because it offers the best business advantage and costing for most entrepreneurs. We setup in both Mainland and Freezones.

Can you advice on real estate investment in Dubai, if I plan on investing?

Absolutely. As a matter of fact, we have an in house real estate division that specializes in this.

How much income tax do I have to pay in Dubai?

0%. You get to keep ALL the money you make.

What is the VAT?

The VAT is 5% set by the government for select products and services. This is an amount paid by clients. You only need to charge VAT to your clients if you have more than 365,000 AED turnover per year.