Tax changes for the hotel and lodging sector in Aruba - part 2

In our previous newsflash named ‘Tax changes for the hotel- and lodging sector in Aruba’ (hereinafter ‘previous newsflash’) we informed you about the introduction of the so-called environmental tax and the amendment of the basis for the calculation of the tourist levy for all-inclusive hotels.

On September 2, 2013 the Department of Taxes (DoT) issued a press release with respect to the implementation of the above mentioned. In this newsflash we will inform you about aforementioned press release concerning the following:

 the tourist levy package for the period August up to December 2013
 the so-called ‘environmental tax’ package 2013