19 September 2018
European VAT News - September 2018

From 1 January 2019, the Dutch tax authorities will increase the reduced VAT rate from 6% to 9%...

15 August 2018
European VAT News - August 2018

In Austria the standard VAT rate is 20%. Two different reduced VAT rates (10% and 13%) are also applied....

19 July 2018
European VAT News - July 2018

Austria

From 1 November 2018, the Austrian government will amend its VAT law to reduce the VAT rate applied on hotel accommodation to 10%...

20 June 2018
European VAT News - June 2018

Accommodation services will benefit from the application of the reduced VAT rate of 10%, effective as from 1 November 2018...

10 May 2018
European VAT News May 2018

From January 2019 the Czech Republic are proposing to amend their VAT legislation. Some of the changes include...

12 April 2018
European VAT News April 2018

As of 1 July 2018, foreign companies performing distance sales to Australia will have to account for Australian GST, if the value of the supplied goods does not exceed AUD 1,000 and if the expected annual turnover from such supplies exceeds AUD 75,000...

15 March 2018
European VAT News March 2018

The Bulgarian Supreme Administrative Court recently ruled in two cases of supplies of goods from Bulgaria to other EU Member States that the requirements to apply the 0% VAT rate concerning intra-community supplies were not fulfilled, despite the CMRs provided in the respective tax audits.

26 February 2018
European VAT News February 2018

Several amendments to Bulgarian VAT legislation have been introduced with effect as of 1 January 2018...

22 January 2018
European VAT News January 2018

Belgium

On 12th October 2017, a Circular confirming the right to deduct input VAT on non-compliant invoices has been released. Taxpayers will now be allowed to provide corrective invoices and circumstantial evidence (e.g. contracts).

12 December 2017
European VAT News December 2017

From 1 January 2018, non-resident e-commerce businesses who provide goods online, can avoid the obligation to VAT register in Slovakia...

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The United Kingdom will leave the European Union (EU) at 11:00 pm of 29 March 2019...

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Federal Fiscal Court: Postal address on invoice permitted – no bad faith despite domicile address

In an invoice issued for the purpose of input VAT deduction, the supplier’s address is not required to be the place of his or her economic activity. This was decided by the German Federal Fiscal Court in two judgments of 21 June 2018 (V R 25/15 and V R 28/16). The German Federal Fiscal Court thus follows the EUCJ in the German rulings in Geissel and Butin – C-374/16 and C-375/16...

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News from Accountancy Europe September 2018

Luxembourg has adopted a new VAT grouping regime (article 11 of Directive 2006/112/EC refers). It replaces a previous regime which was restricted to entities only engaged in activities in the public interest...

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