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Argentina updates withholding VAT on digital services

  • Sep 17, 2020 | Richard Asquith

Argentina’s Federal Administration of Public Revenue has provided the latest updated list of digital services providers subject to withholding VAT. The obligation for payment providers to withhold VAT on payments by consumers to non-resident services providers was introduced in 2018. 

Check Avalara's global VAT on digital services tracker.

Services defined within the tax net are:

  • Streaming or download music, video or games
  • Web services
  • Online advertising
  • SaaS (Software as a Service)
  • Data storage

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VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He can be contacted at: He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2020 Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard trained as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.
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