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Azerbaijan VAT on Uber rides

  • Dec 1, 2017 | Richard Asquith

Azerbaijan VAT on Uber rides

Azerbaijan will commence to levy 18% VAT on car-sharing platform, Uber.  The tax may be collected as a withholding tax on payments through bank accounts.

The new charge will be applicable from 1 December 2017.


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: richard.asquith@avalara.com. 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.