Facebook is to start applying VAT on advertisements in Kenya. However, the charges only apply to advertisers that do not confirm they are advertising for business. “Due to implementation of a value-added tax (VAT) in
The new head of the OECD is confident about reaching a global deal on digital services tax. Incoming OECD Secretary-General Mathias Cormann told the FT a global deal would be important to prevent individual countries
Canada recently announced its plan to tax digital services provided by non-resident companies. The new GST/HST charges are to take effect on 1 July 2021. Canada has now issued an FAQ on GST/HST in relation
A Dutch court of appeal has upheld a ruling that Deliveroo drivers are effectively employees and not independent contractors. The lawsuit was initially filed by Dutch trade union FNV. In the 2019 lower court ruling,
Thailand is implementing digital services VAT from 1 September 2021. Non-resident companies providing online services to customers in Thailand will be liable for 7% VAT. The VAT registration threshold is 1.8 million Baht per annum.
Kenya has joined the growing list of countries that have introduced a digital services tax (DST). DST will be charged on digital services supplied to users in Kenya, according to specified criteria (please contact a
The UK has issued a public call for public consultation on VAT and the gig and sharing economy. UK tax authorities are seeking more effective ways to regulate sharing and gig economy VAT in a