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Croatia cuts VAT on food to 13%

  • Jul 26, 2020 | Richard Asquith

Croatia is to reduce the Value Added Tax rate on basic foodstuffs from 25% to 13%. The implementation date has not yet been confirmed. But the new conservative government has been approved by Parliament this week.

The EU member state had previously proposed to cut VAT from 25% to 24%.

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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: 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.
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