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May 2017

Probable extension of Spanish SII

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Date29 May 2017
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It is expected that the Spanish authorities will allow individual extensions of the 1st July deadline on SII requirements. Officially this has not been confirmed, so at amavat Europe we...
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Italy VAT

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Date26 May 2017
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Reduction to statute of limitations Resulting from the publication of ‘Manouvrina decree’, the statute of limitations for VAT deduction in Italy has been reduced. Going forward, VAT deduction will only...
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Poland considers VAT split payments from 2018

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Date25 May 2017
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Voluntary VAT split payments system is being considered by Poland, introducing from 2018. This measure, which will include customers paying VAT into a unique, locked bank account, is intended to...
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e-Book VAT reduction backed by EU committee

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Date22 May 2017
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An important EU Parliamentary committee has voted to back the European Commission (EC) suggestions to decrease VAT on electronic books to the same rates as their paper equivalent. The full...
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VAT rises ruled out ahead of UK elections

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Date19 May 2017
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The current Conservative government and the main opposition Labour party recently ruled out future rises in VAT ahead of June’s election. Since the 10%+ debit from the financial crisis, the...
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More than 35,000 micro-businesses drawn into Brexit EU VAT net

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Date17 May 2017
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It is estimated that 35,755 UK micro-business selling over the internet into Europe face being drawn into the EU VAT net for the first time following Brexit. Cost could reach...
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OECD – International VAT/GST Guidelines

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Date09 May 2017
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Recently the OECD VAT/GST Guidelines established further validation at the 4th OECD Global Forum on VAT. These guidelines make available a wide-ranging structure of standards and principles for countries around...
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