Competent Authority

Fiscal Affairs is responsible for the preparation of tax policy, tax legislation and tax treaties, the discussions on international tax arrangements and the implementation of these treaties.

Within this context the Minister of Finance is the competent authority for Curacao. The Minister can delegate others to act on his behalf when dealing with international tax matters.

Find below a list of the competent authorities for Curaçao.

  • Kenneth A. Gijsbertha
    Minister of Finance
    Competent Authority
  • Lysette E. Melfor, MSc
    Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance
    Mandated Competent Authority
  • Runela I.L. Sillé, LL.M
    Director Fiscal Affairs
    Mandated Competent Authority
  • Saskia M. Stjeward, LL.M
    Head of the Direct Tax department
    Mandated Competent Authority
  • Lisa L. Rodriguez, LL.M
    Head of the Direct Tax department
    Mandated Competent Authority
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