Exemptions and Concessions Offered by the Ministry of Finance

Exemptions can range from general home consumption exemptions for Bahamian Residents or for businesses, emergency, natural disasters and more.

For all individual exemptions for international visitors or returning residents, click here.

All other exemptions require approval from the Ministry of finance;

The Following are Exemptions and Concessions Offered by the Ministry of Finance:

Small Business Guarantee of Loans
Tourism Development Loans Guarantee Programme
Emergency Relief Loan Guarantee Programme
Exemption for the importation of Commercial Printers
Exemption for the importation of Equipment and Machinery
Exemption for the importation of Materials and Supplies
Exemption for the importation a New Vehicle
Reduce Rates Custom Duty for Raw Materials
Exemption for importation of Material for Historical Buildings
Exemption from Real Property Tax for Historical Buildings
Exemptions for the Industries Encouragement Act