Starting a business in Dubai? Here are 11 legal questions to consider

Are you about to start a business in Dubai? We've listed 11 practical questions to consider.


Legal and accounting questions


  • Can your product legally be sold in the UAE?
  • Do you understand the local labor laws?
  • Are you legally allowed to set up a company in Dubai?
  • Do you wish to trade with mainland Dubai?
  • Are you looking for 100% ownership?
  • Do you understand the difference between mainland, Freezone, or freelance license?
  • - Is your type of business allowed as a mainland license?
  • - Is your type of business allowed as a Freezone license?
  • Do you understand the local VAT laws in the UAE?
  • Do you intend on setting up the company from overseas? if not:
  • - Will you be able to finalize company formation and visa issuing before your tourist visa expires?

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Starting a business in Dubai? Here are 11 legal questions to consider