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European authorities bust VAT ‘carousel fraud’ scheme

EU law enforcement have bust a multimillion Euro VAT evasion scam. The scam involved a syndicate that used a series of shell companies to

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Russia introduces mandatory e-invoices for specified goods

From 1 July 2021, all invoices for designated ‘traceable goods’ must include Batch Registration Numbers and be filed in an electronic format. 

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Simplicity vs. Complexity: Managing VAT and Customs Compliance when using Amazon FBA

Amazon FBA has made Europe an accessible selling ground for many non-EU distance sellers and eCommerce merchants. However, while its storing and

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IMF warns against overly complex VAT refund processes

From a business point of view, we can all appreciate the value of fast, efficient VAT refund mechanisms. And no one needs to tell us about the

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Who is a taxable person?

When is a taxable person not a person? Very often, actually. Taxable person is one of those terms of art that specialists use all the time, but

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Angola: VAT Law Comes Into Effect

On the 1 October 2019, the Angolan VAT Law became effective, replacing the previous Consumption Tax Act. The VAT Law was initially proposed to

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