19 August 2016
News from the European Commission - August 2016

Taxamo has published an article focusing on the VAT implications of Brexit on the EU. The article is organised in a Q&A format, and attempts to address questions such as the implications on digital service ...

19 August 2016
IVA applying to the VAT Expert Group

IVA applied as a member at the VAT Expert Group (VEG) with Stephen Dale as main representative and Emmanuel Cotessat as alternate on 2nd August 2016. The IVA has been part of the ...

22 July 2016
VAT Expert Group – Questionnaire on Modernising VAT Groups

As the IVA's representative at the VAT Expert Group Stephen Dale has received the attached Questionnaire on "Modernising VAT groups"...

22 July 2016
News from the European Commission and the Council - July 2016

The European Union has decided that it will retain the minimum standard rate of VAT at 15% until at least the 31 December 2017...

20 June 2016
Opinion of the VAT Expert Group on the Action Plan on VAT and CFE

VAT fraud in the current EU VAT system, a transitional VAT system, creates major obstacles for the efficient functioning of the EU Single Market for businesses and tax administrations alike. A reform of the system ...

20 June 2016
News from the European Commission and the Council - June 2016

The European Commission VAT Expert Group has issued its views on the VAT Action Plan published on 7 April (please refer to the FEE Tax Policy Update from 15 April for further details) ...

24 May 2016
Commission’s (TAXUD) Strategic Plan 2016

The European Commission’s DG TAXUD has published its Management Plan 2016 as well as its Strategic Plan 2016-2020. Both documents provide indications and timelines for upcoming DG TAXUD action...

24 May 2016
News from the EC and the European Parliament - May 2016

The European Commission has replied to a question asked by the MEP Claude Rolin (EPP/BEL) with regard to obesity taxes. In his question, Mr. Rolin asks the Commission whether it will use taxation as a tool to tackle obesity and ...

24 April 2016
News from the EC and the European Parliament - April 2016

The Fiscalis Tax Gap Project Group (TGPG) has published its report on VAT gap estimations. The report brings together data provided by members of the TGPG, and covers  ...

15 March 2016
News from the EC and the European Parliament

The European Commission has replied to a question asked by three British Green MEPs with regard to solar energy and VAT. In their question, the MEPs refer to a Court of Justice of the EU’s (CJEU) ruling ...

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IVA Meeting with HMRC

The meeting, which took place in London in February, was very much a follow-up and review of the progress made since the previous meetings in relation to in particular but not exclusively on the certificates of status required by the UK authorities in the context of 13th Directive (non-EU) claims...

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Refund of VAT charged before the withdrawal date in the UK

Refund of VAT charged before the withdrawal date in the United Kingdom or in an EU-27 Member State to taxable persons not established in the State of refund but established respectively either in an EU-27 Member State or in the United Kingdom...

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News from Accountancy Europe - April 2019

EU s environment Ministers have discussed the prospect of EU-level aviation taxes at their most recent Environment Council meeting. The discussion was initiated by Belgium, who wants to see action taken at the European level...

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