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Bolivia delays e-invoice to Aug 2019

Bolivia’s National Tax Service has delayed the introduction of an electronic invoicing system until 1 August 2019. The new e-invoicing regime had been scheduled to start at the beginning of March....Continued

Italy Brexit VAT guidance

Italy has issued guidance on the VAT treatment of goods movements with the UK in the case of a no-deal Brexit departure on 29 March 2019 of the UK from the European Union....Continued

Costa Rica digital services VAT Jul 2019

Foreign providers of digital services to Costa Rican consumers are to be included in the new 13% VAT regime being implemented from 1 July 2019....Continued

UK Brexit goods in transit import VAT

HMRC has provided guidance on the VAT treatment of goods-in-transit in the event of a no-deal Brexit on 29 March 2019....Continued


India raises GST threshold

India has increased the Goods and Services Tax (GST) registration threshold to INR 40 lakhs. This will apply from 1 April 2019. ...Continued

China cuts VAT from 16% to 13% 1 Apr 2019

China has confirmed it will reduce its standard VAT rate from 16% to 13% on 1 April 2019. ...Continued

UK MTD for VAT go ahead; delay on extension to other taxes

The UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, confirmed in his Spring Statement that Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT will still go ahead on 1 April 2019 in the event of a no-deal Brexit on 29...Continued

South Africa raises B2C e-services registration threshold

South Africa is to increase the VAT registration threshold on foreign providers of electronic services to consumer from the ZAR50,000 to ZAR1million. This is calculated on a rolling 12-month calendar....Continued

EU agrees 2021 marketplace deemed supplier VAT

EU member states have agreed to make online market places responsible for charging and collecting VAT for their non-EU sellers in a bid to recover €5bn in VAT fraud....Continued

Portugal SAF-T 2019 filings

Portugal has updated the annual data reporting rules for the resident mandatory Standard Audit File for Tax (SAF-T). ...Continued