VAT News

EU-Cross-border ruling pilot extended

Since June 2013, a pilot scheme has been in operation whereby businesses have been able to submit details of proposed cross-border transactions (involving 2+ EU member states) to the relevant tax authorities for a ruling on the applicable VAT treatment. Receiving a ruling is dependent on the member states in question being involved in the pilot, as well as a number of conditions and documentary requirements being met.

It has recently been announced that additional member states have joined the scheme, taking the number of participating countries to 18. In addition an extension to the project has been announced until 30 September 2018.

Related articles

UK-Implications of a 'no-deal' Brexit

The UK government has released guidance on the VAT impacts of the UK leaving the EU with no deal negotiated

Read more
South Korea - VAT has been extended to foreign cloud computing

The scope of VAT has been extended to foreign B2C cloud computer services.

Read more
Romania postponing VAT cut

Romania is considering postponing cutting the19% VAT rate to 18% for 2019.

Read more