20 February 2019
World VAT/GST News - February 2019
On 01.01.2019, Bahrain established a portal for electronic registration as part of the introduction of VAT on the Arabian Peninsula. Non-resident companies must register via the online portal if they carry out taxable transactions in Bahrain...
23 January 2019
World VAT/GST News January 2019
What Will the Global Tax Landscape Look Like In 2019?
What business leaders needs to know to navigate the rocky tides of tax in 2019...
13 December 2018
World VAT/GST News - December 2018
From 1 January 2019, the Malaysian tax authorities confirmed that it will amend its current Sales and Service Tax (SST) legislation in order to apply SST to online services supplied by non-resident (foreign) companies...
26 November 2018
World VAT/GST News - November 2018
The Bahraini government has voted in favour of implementing Value Added Tax (VAT) at a rate of 5% from 1 January 2019...
29 October 2018
World VAT/GST News - October 2018
India now requires all electronic marketplaces to retain a GST lump sum of 2 % of the trader transactions and to remit the amount to the tax office. Thus, online marketplace operators need to register for GST purposes in every Indian state to which supplies are made. Further details, regarding the declaration and payment procedure, have yet to be published...
19 September 2018
World VAT/GST News - September 2018
From 1 January 2019, the Russian parliament approved a rise in the standard rate of VAT from 18% to 20%....
15 August 2018
World VAT/GST News - August 2018
The Uruguayan tax authority recently confirmed that VAT at 22% is applicable on the sale of e-services to consumers by non-resident businesses in the country...
19 July 2018
World VAT/GST News - July 2018
Australia intends to implement a taxation of sales and the commission of hotel rooms by non-established suppliers. Where the annual turnover from the provision of Australian hotel rooms exceeds AUD 75,000 p.a., the supplier will have to account for 10 % Australian GST...
20 June 2018
World VAT/GST News - June 2018
Kuwait has recently announced that it will delay the introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT) until 2021...
10 May 2018
World VAT/GST News May 2018
The Russian Ministry of Finance has proposed significantly lowering its import VAT and duty exemption threshold for goods imported into the country (“low value consignment relief”).