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Belarus raises telecoms VAT

  • Mar 30, 2016 | Richard Asquith

Belarus raises telecoms VAT

The Finance Ministry has confirmed that Belarusian VAT on voice and data telecom services will raise from 20% to 25% on 1 April 2016.

The new rate will also be applied to Internet services.


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 2019 Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.