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Brexit VAT Changes – What To Expect

Brexit VAT Changes – What To Expect

With the government entering the final stages of negotiating a Brexit deal, many of our clients are wondering what it will mean for VAT refunds. As...

Other Country Updates

Other Country Updates

Ireland – standard VAT rate decrease effective from 1 September 2020  Following the same footpath as Germany, as part of the July...

Brexit Update – Border Controls

Brexit Update – Border Controls

On the 1 July 2020 the deadline for the UK to apply for the extension of the transitional Brexit period passed. Since the UK did not opt to apply...

Other country VAT news

Other country VAT news

UK Brexit Brexit is now set to go ahead on 31 January, with the terms of the Withdrawal Agreement of 17 October 2019 applying (although, as at...

Changes in VAT on Digital Services

Changes in VAT on Digital Services

Non-resident digital service providers: Obligation to VAT Register: New countries from January 2020 Forcing non-resident suppliers of digital...

EU: ‘2020 Quick Fixes’

EU: ‘2020 Quick Fixes’

The EU has introduced four measures as of 1 January 2020 to help standardise and (allegedly!) simplify cross-border transactions in the Single...

Indian GST on SSC Services

Indian GST on SSC Services

In a recent state appeal court case the authorities found that an SSC provider that involved itself in customer documentation and contract...

German VAT Invoice Requirements

German VAT Invoice Requirements

Two recent ECJ cases that were joined into one hearing continue the trend of the last few years of rolling back the German authorities’ one-time...

UAE Allows VAT Recovery For Expo 2020

UAE Allows VAT Recovery For Expo 2020

The UAE has published the decision that official participants of Expo 2020 will be allowed VAT refunds even if they are not UAE VAT registered. Expo...

Poland Enforcing Split Payments

Poland Enforcing Split Payments

It has been confirmed that the Polish Authorities are planning on enforcing split payments for industries vulnerable to VAT fraud, in particular,...

China: VAT Rate Reduction

China: VAT Rate Reduction

The Chinese authorities have confirmed they will reduce the rate of VAT on the manufacturing industry from the current 16% down to 13% as of 1 April...

Introduction of VAT in Bahrain

Introduction of VAT in Bahrain

On 1 January 2019 Bahrain became the third of the six GCC countries to introduce VAT, following Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates one year...

VAT on Digital Sales

VAT on Digital Sales

Provisions to force foreign suppliers of B2C digital downloads to register for and pay local  VAT/GST continue to spread to new countries...

Quipsound Corporation Has Moved!

Quipsound Corporation Has Moved!

Please be advised that we have a new mailing address for the Quipsound US office: The Quipsound Corporation4106 Wilder RoadSuite 361Bay City, MI...