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Moldova cuts VAT on hospitality and accommodation

The East European state of Moldova has reduced the Value Added Tax rate on hotel, restaurant and hospitality services from 12% to 6%....Continued

Lithuania COVID-19 hospitality VAT cut to 9%

Lithuania is to reduce the Value Added Tax rate on hospitality, sporting and cultural services from the standard rate of 21% to the reduced rate of 9%. ...Continued

Netherlands COVID-19 VAT relief update

The Netherlands has extended a range of VAT reliefs out to October 1, 2021 to help businesses during the ongoing coronavirus lockdown. Read more. ...Continued

EU confirms ecommerce VAT package July 1, 2021

The European Commission (EC) has confirmed the launch on July 1 2021 of its ecommerce package. There had already been a delay from January 1 2021, announced last year in recognition of the difficult C...Continued

Portugal launches VAT discount scheme

Portugal is planning to use VAT discounts to boost its struggling tourism sector. Read more. ...Continued

US Kansas imposes sales tax registration threshold for foreign sellers

US Kansas imposes sales tax registration threshold for foreign sellers from July 1. Read more. ...Continued

Mexico updates registered digital services VAT list

Mexico’s tax administration has updated its list of Value Added Tax registered foreign providers of digital services....Continued

Colombia backtracks broadening of VAT net

Colombia has withdrawn its plans to extend its VAT net, following a popular uprising. Find out more. ...Continued

Norway extends reduced VAT rate cut

Norway’s Ministry of Finance has confirmed it wishes to extend the temporary reduced VAT rate reduction until 30 September 2021. ...Continued

Belgium VAT filing COVID delays

Belgium has announced that taxpayers may delay the filing deadlines for their VAT returns in recognition of the COVID crisis....Continued