TAX IN EGYPT
With the exception of companies incorporated in a free zone, all locally registered companies are subject to a flat rate corporation tax of 22.5% on their net profits subject to certain exceptions depending on profitability. A higher rate of 40.55% applies to companies engaging in specific oil and gas activities.
Personal income tax is also payable in Egypt, on a sliding scale.
Foreign companies resident in Egypt (branches) are subject to tax only on their profits derived from Egypt, according to the same corporate tax rate for Egyptian companies.