Rates * For 2000 the tax on net tonnage
is levied as follows: Tax per days per Net tonnages
(tonnes) 1 000 tonnes (NOK) Up to l 000 0 1 001-10 000 72 10 001-25 000 48 Over 25 000 24
Additionally, total transits and net tonnage
Under the system, shipping companies may opt for a flat-rate taxable base calculated on the net tonnage
of their fleet instead of the normally applicable corporate income tax.
The total number of ships passing through the Suez Canal in April recorded 1,443 ships with net tonnage
marking 81,586 tonnes, according to the Suez Canal Authority's official statistics.
5 billion, spurred by the rise in the number of transiting ships and in net tonnage
They could opt for a tonnage tax based on the net tonnage
of their fleet, in place of the usual corporation tax levied on the profits derived from their maritime activities.
The SCA also reported the net tonnage
passing through as 9.