VAT News

Algeria:- Refunds of VATArgentina:- Luxury products- Issue of receipts and invoices- Production of electricity- Petroleum industryArmenia:- Invoicing systemAustralia:- Changes to GST regime foreshadowedAustria:- Place of supply- Refunds of VATAzerbaijan:- Export-oriented oil and gas projects- Special economic zones- Electronic invoicing and accounting methodsBangladesh:- Scope of VATBelgium:- Pro forma invoices - Exemptions versus zero rates- Deduction of reverse charged VATBosnia and Herzegovina:- Assessment of VATBurundi:- Introduction of VATCFE:- CFE Forum 2009: Cross-Border VAT StructuresChile:- Seminars and courses- Customs agents- Interest and inflation adjustmentsChina:- Refund rates- Fixed assets- Anti-fraud measures- Credit guaranteesDenmark:- Management of real estate- New buildings and building land- Travel agentsEstonia:- Standard rate- Retail export schemeEuropean Union:- Council Directive - Reduced VAT rates- Council Directive - VAT Fraud - Political agreement on VAT Directives reached - Ecofin- Council Decision - Reverse charge mechanism - United Kingdom- Infringement procedure - Building land - Latvia- Infringement procedure - Cross-border passenger transport - Poland- Infringement procedure - Flat-rate farmers - Portugal- Infringement procedure - Aircraft - United Kingdom- Verifications of VAT identification numbers- Taxes in Europe - DatabaseQuestions from the European Parliament- Race horses in Ireland- Taxable persons - Italy- Letterbox companies- Printing work for funerals- Registration tax- Unlawfulness of VAT on waste tax- Mobile-home occupants in the Netherlands- Educational IT equipment- Pay TV services France:- Transfers of buildings- Deduction of VAT - Greenhouse gas emissions units- Overseas economic development- Restaurant services- Self-employed statusHungary:- Standard rate- Refunds of VATIndia:- Service tax- Proposed GSTIndonesia:- Fee trade zonesItaly:- Cash accountingJapan:- Consumption taxKenya:- Zero rates- Mobile telephones- Tax relief - Financial servicesLatvia:- Reduced rate- Infringement procedure - Building landLuxembourg:- Place of supply of services and VAT refundsMexico:- Medical productsMontenegro:- Deferral of VAT on importationNetherlands:- Economic stimulus package (2)- Intra-Community VAT fraudNorway:- New VAT ActOECD:- Recovery of VAT - SurveyPakistan:- Introduction of VATPoland:- Contributions in kind- Infringement procedure - Cross-border passenger transportPortugal:- National transport- Infringement procedure - Flat-rate farmersRomania:- Tax procedures- Inactive taxpayers- Interest and penalties- Rescheduled tax payments- Tax record- VAT on means of transportRussia:- Imported production equipment- Due care and diligence- Purchase ledgers and sales ledgers- Leasehold improvements- Subsidies- Transport of imported goods- Commercial credit- Refund procedureSeychelles:- Tax reformSlovenia:- Refund of excess input VATSouth Africa:- Combating fraud- Interest on overpaid VAT- Interest on underpaid VAT- Transfer of an enterpriseSpain:- Place of supply of services, VAT refunds and fraudSwitzerland:- New VAT ActTajikistan:- Standard rateUganda:- ExemptionsUnited Kingdom:- Council Decision - Reverse charge mechanism- Infringement procedure - AircraftUnited States:- E-commerce transactions- Colorado- Penalty for sales tax- Hawaii- County tax surcharge- "Amazon" legislation- Kansas- Refund application period- Mississippi- Definition of "business"- Farm equipment- Virginia- Food, computer equipment- Washington- Energy incentive legislation- Renewable energy- Biomass energy- Solar energy- Hybrid vehiclesVietnam:- Exported services- Taxable persons- Standard and reduced rates- Deduction of VAT