Zatca announces criteria for wave 9 taxpayer selection process

Explore the newly announced selection criteria for taxpayers in Zatca's Wave 9, guiding the upcoming tax assessment process.

Ajith Kumar M
November 21, 2023
2 min

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In a significant move towards modernization and digital transformation, the Zakat, Tax, and Customs Authority (ZATCA) has unveiled its plans for the ninth wave of e-Invoicing Phase 2, commonly referred to as the "linkage and integration" stage.

Understanding the Criteria

ZATCA has defined clear criteria for selecting establishments that will be part of the ninth wave. If your establishment's revenues, subject to value-added tax, have exceeded 30 million Saudi Riyals (SAR) during the years 2021 or 2022, you fall within the scope of this wave.

Implementation Date: June 1, 2024

Mark your calendars because the implementation of Wave 9 of ZATCA e-Invoicing is set to kick off on June 1, 2024. This gives businesses ample time to prepare and adapt to the new requirements.

Preparing for Wave 9

For businesses with an annual turnover exceeding 30 million SAR, it's time to start preparing for the 9th Wave of e-Invoicing. Ensuring compliance with the new requirements is essential to avoid disruptions in your invoicing processes.

Investing in the Best e-Invoicing Solution

Selecting the right e-Invoicing solution for your business in Saudi Arabia is paramount. With the changes introduced in Phase 2, having a robust and compliant e-Invoicing system is not just an option but a necessity.

Complyance stands as the foremost provider of Zatca E-invoicing solutions in Saudi Arabia. With Complyance, businesses gain access to comprehensive solutions designed to simplify their adherence to Zatca's E-invoicing regulations, facilitating a seamless transition towards compliance and heightened efficiency in their invoicing procedures.


The announcement of Wave 9 of e-Invoicing by ZATCA signifies a significant step towards enhancing the digital infrastructure of businesses in Saudi Arabia. As the economic landscape evolves, adapting to these changes becomes crucial for business continuity and compliance.

Businesses should use this time wisely to assess their e-Invoicing systems and make the necessary adjustments to align with the upcoming requirements. Choosing the best e-Invoicing solution is an investment in efficiency, compliance, and seamless business operations.

Stay tuned for further updates and guidance on navigating the evolving landscape of e-Invoicing in Saudi Arabia. ZATCA's commitment to economic development and digital transformation paves the way for a more connected and efficient business environment.