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How does VAT work?

VAT is one of the most common and important taxes in the world. But how does VAT actually work? Let’s take a closer look at what VAT is and how it

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What is a reverse charge VAT invoice?

A reverse VAT invoice is issued in special cases where transactions are subject to the VAT reverse charge mechanism.

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How to get a VAT number

Most businesses that operate in countries with a VAT system need a VAT number. A company’s VAT number is used to identify a customer’s tax status

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VAT vs Sales Tax: A practical business guide

On the surface, VAT and sales tax are virtually the same. They’re both indirect taxes on the sale of goods or services. However, from a business

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EU reveals scale of VAT gap, vows to crack down on evasion

The European Commission has released its updated report on missing VAT revenues. The VAT Gap Report, published in December 2021, reveals that EU

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Belgium extends summer VAT declaration deadlines

The 20 July 2021 deadline is now extended to 10 August 2021. And the 20 August 2021 deadline is now moved to 10 September 2021. 

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France to require digital 13th Directive claims

 The 13th Directive applies to non-EU businesses, not registered for VAT in France, that are applying for a VAT refund.

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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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