Austria proposes reduced VAT rate hikes
- European News
- 24 July 2015 | Richard Asquith
Austria has proposed increases in the VAT rates to a range of goods.
The following goods, currently at the reduced rate of 10%, would become subject to a new reduced Austrian VAT rate of 13%:
- Cultural events, including entrance to public museums and galleries
- Domestic air travel
- Sales of certain animal feeds
The measures were included in the 2015/16 Tax Act.