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07 August 2019
IVA Meeting with the Portuguese Tax Authorities

The International VAT Association (IVA), represented by its President, Stephen Dale, and Board Member, Fátima Gouveia, met with the representatives of the Portuguese Secretary of State for Tax Affairs and of the Portuguese VAT Authority on the 9th of July 2019, in Lisbon. The IVA thanked the authorities for meeting with us at short notice.

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07 August 2019
IVA Meeting with the Portuguese Tax Authorities

The International VAT Association (IVA), represented by its President, Stephen Dale, and Board Member, Fátima Gouveia, met with the representatives of the Portuguese Secretary of State for Tax Affairs and of the Portuguese VAT Authority on the 9th of July 2019, in Lisbon. The IVA thanked the authorities for meeting with us at short notice.

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24 July 2019
IVA Meeting with the Portuguese Tax Authorities – July 2019

The International VAT Association (IVA), represented by its President, Stephen Dale, and Board Member, Fátima Gouveia...

24 April 2019
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...

10 April 2019
Revenue and Customs Brief 12 (2018): refunds of VAT in the UK for non-EU businesses

This brief explains changes for verifying claims for VAT refunds submitted by non-EU businesses under the Overseas Refund Scheme...

18 October 2018
Communique about the IVA activities in 2018

You can find the document here.

14 August 2018
What Companies need to know to prepare for Brexit

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

14 August 2018
European Commission calls on Germany to align its administrative practice regarding cross-border VAT refunds, with EU law

International businesses have been very concerned at the highly restrictive manner which Germany applies to the foreign VAT refund procedures and using this as a basis to deny the legal right to input tax reclaim...

08 June 2018
Meeting with the French Tax Authorities

Representatives of the Board of the Association, Stephen Dale, Emmanuel Cottessat and Cyrille Konter, met with the DINR, the Non-Resident Unit of the French tax authorities in charge of EU companies not established in France but registered for VAT purposes in France.

10 May 2018
VAT Expert Group May 2018

The VAT Expert Group of which he IVA is a member recently presented to the VAT Committee two papers on...

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News from the Board

IVA Meeting with the Portuguese Tax Authorities

The International VAT Association (IVA), represented by its President, Stephen Dale, and Board Member, Fátima Gouveia, met with the representatives of the Portuguese Secretary of State for Tax Affairs and of the Portuguese VAT Authority on the 9th of July 2019, in Lisbon. The IVA thanked the authorities for meeting with us at short notice.

Download the full Communique soon available.

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