Afghanistan

Currency Exchange: 

High inflation rates

Hiring in-Country: 

Established a small in-country Human Resources for project.

Purchasing in-Country: 

Transfer cash to Bank in Afghanistan and spend from account.

Registration: 

Registration is required.

Security: 

Known issues related to being in country. Hired security company.

Taxes: 
  • Tax withholding is 2% unless exempt per USAID funds.
  • Allow to file for tax exemption especially if funds are from USAID.
  • Tax implications for U.S. Individuals: None identified other than US Taxes.