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Brazil VAT implementation proposals

The Brazil Special Committee on Tax Reform has published details of its proposal to replace the existing range of indirect taxes with a world-standard Value Added Tax regime...Continued

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China raises VAT registration threshold

China has raised its VAT registration threshold from 1 January 2019 from CNY30,000 to CNY100,000 for small businesses. The measure is temporary for the next two years...Continued

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Mexico cuts border VAT rate

Mexico has reintroduced a reduced VAT rate on its US border. The current standard rate of 16% has been reduced from 1 January 2019 to 8% for businesses providing services in the Border Region. ...Continued

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Angola VAT implementation

Angola has confirmed plans to introduce VAT from July 2019, with only the largest tax payers obliged to charge the new consumption tax...Continued

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2019 VAT changes

Value Added Tax and Goods and Services Tax rate and regime changes come into effect on 1 January 2019...Continued

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Uganda levies VAT on non-resident e-services

Uganda has announced plans to levy its 18% VAT on non-resident providers of digital and electronic services to consumers. This includes: ...Continued

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Bangladesh VAT implementation 2021

Bangladesh is planning to introduce an overhauled Value Added Tax regime in January 2021. ...Continued

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South Korea levies 10% VAT on foreign digital services

South Korea is to require non-resident providers of digital services to consumers liable to charge 10% VAT from 1 July 2019...Continued

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Tajikistan simplifies VAT rates

From 1 January 2019, the following services provided in the territory of Tajikistan will be reclassified from the reduced VAT rate of 5% to the standard rate...Continued

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Norway scraps low-value VAT import exemption

From January 2020, Norway is to remove the VAT and duties exemption for imported packages below NOK 350 to its consumers. As a result, the importer will have to pay 25% Norwegian VAT and any duties fo...Continued