Accounting & Bookkeeping

Accounting in the UAE

In the dynamic business landscape of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), navigating the intricacies of accounting can be challenging. From stringent regulatory compliance to the complexities of tax laws, businesses often find themselves in need of expert guidance to ensure financial transparency and efficiency. This is where TAG steps in.

TAG is a leading accounting firm in the UAE, renowned for its comprehensive suite of accounting services tailored to meet the diverse needs of businesses operating in the region.

With a team of seasoned professionals well-versed in local regulations and international standards, TAG goes beyond traditional accounting services. They leverage cutting-edge technology and industry best practices to streamline processes, optimize resources, and mitigate risks.

From startups to multinational corporations, TAG caters to businesses of all sizes and industries, providing personalized solutions that align with their specific goals and objectives.

  • Accounts Payable & Sales Ledger
  • Account Reconciliations
  • Day to Day Bookkeeping
  • Accounting & Financial Reporting
  • Accounting Software Integration
  • Payroll
fsteps icon

Accounting Software

Accounting software is a digital tool that transforms financial management for businesses by automating tasks such as bookkeeping, payroll, and reporting. In the fast-paced business environment of the UAE, where adherence to local regulations is crucial, accounting software ensures accuracy and efficiency.

TAG, equipped with experienced and trained staff, specializes in working with a wide array of accounting software options available on the market. 

Their proficiency extends to industry-leading platforms like Xero, where they hold the distinction of being certified advisors. This expertise allows TAG to offer businesses tailored solutions to meet their unique needs and preferences. Whether it's Xero, QuickBooks, or other top accounting software, TAG ensures businesses receive expert guidance to optimize their financial processes, empowering them to make informed decisions for sustained growth and success in the UAE.



Bookkeeping involves systematically recording and organizing financial transactions within a business, crucial for financial management and regulatory compliance. At TAG, we ensure meticulous adherence to UAE laws and regulations in our bookkeeping practices. Tailored to your business needs, our expert team tracks transactions, manages accounts, and leverages advanced software for accuracy and efficiency. With our commitment to compliance and precision, you can confidently focus on business growth, knowing your financial records are in trusted hands.

Contact us today!

Accounts Payable & Sales Ledger

Accounts payable represents money owed by a company to suppliers for goods or services purchased on credit, while the sales ledger tracks money owed to the company by customers for goods or services provided on credit.

TAG assists in managing both efficiently.

For accounts payable, TAG streamlines invoice processing and payment scheduling to ensure accuracy and timely payments. In managing the sales ledger, TAG helps track outstanding invoices, follow up on payments, and reconcile accounts receivable, improving cash flow and minimizing bad debts. Additionally, TAG provides expert advice on optimizing credit control procedures and leveraging accounting software tools to enhance overall financial management.

Account Reconciliation

Account Reconciliation

Account reconciliation is a pivotal process in accounting, ensuring accuracy and consistency by comparing and adjusting financial records.

At TAG, their meticulous approach involves thorough reviews of financial data, utilizing advanced techniques and software tools to identify any discrepancies. Beyond reconciliation, TAG offers proactive recommendations to enhance financial controls and minimize risks, ensuring businesses have not just accurate but reliable accounting records.

With TAG's expertise, businesses can confidently make informed decisions in the dynamic landscape of the UAE.

Financial Reporting (Financial Statements)

Financial statements, or financial reporting, are comprehensive summaries of a company's financial performance and position over a specific period. They include various documents such as income statements, balance sheets, cash flow statements, and statements of changes in equity. These statements provide valuable insights into a company's profitability, liquidity, solvency, and overall financial health.

TAG understands the critical importance of accurate and reliable financial reporting for businesses in the UAE. With their experienced staff and expertise in accounting principles and regulations, TAG is well-equipped to produce these financial statements accurately and efficiently.

They meticulously compile and analyze financial data, ensuring that the statements adhere to both local regulations and international accounting standards. TAG provides insightful analysis and interpretation of the financial statements, helping businesses understand their financial performance and identify areas for improvement.

By partnering with TAG, businesses can have confidence in the accuracy and reliability of their financial statements, enabling them to make informed decisions and achieve their financial objectives in the competitive landscape of the UAE.


The accounting requirements in the UAE encompass adherence to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for financial transparency, Value Added Tax (VAT) compliance, accurate financial reporting, annual audits, corporate governance principles, compliance with commercial laws, and adherence to free zone regulations for companies operating within them. Complying with these regulations ensures legal adherence, financial integrity, and accountability, with professional guidance essential for navigating UAE accounting requirements effectively.

Yes, companies operating within free zones in the UAE are typically required to appoint an accountant. Free zone authorities often mandate that companies maintain proper accounting records and submit financial statements annually or as per the specified reporting requirements. Hiring an accountant ensures compliance with these regulations, accurate financial reporting, and adherence to accounting standards, contributing to the overall financial integrity and transparency of the company's operations within the free zone.

Popular accounting software used in the UAE includes Xero, QuickBooks, and Sage. These platforms offer features such as automated bookkeeping, invoicing, expense tracking, and financial reporting, facilitating efficient accounting management for businesses of all sizes.

Financial reporting in Dubai is primarily regulated by the UAE Federal Law No. 2 of 2015 concerning Commercial Companies, which outlines the obligations for companies to prepare and submit financial statements annually. Additionally, the UAE Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) regulates financial reporting for publicly listed companies and requires adherence to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) or Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Companies in Dubai typically must submit their financial statements annually, within 90 days from the end of their financial year. However, specific submission deadlines may vary depending on the regulatory authority overseeing the company's activities and its legal structure.

Interested in our free no obligation consultation?

You can also message us or contact us on our social media platforms

Business Center 1
M floor
The Meydan Hotel
Nad Al Sheba
Dubai, UAE
Suite 8, Block 2
Water Gardens
Waterport Rd
4D, D'Metyangs Building, 5064
P. Burgos st.
1210, Makati
Fourth District, Philippines
Back To Top