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Croatia raises VAT 2% to 25% March 2012


Croatia raises VAT 2% to 25% March 2012

The government has announced a 2% increase in the Croatian VAT rate from 23% to 25%.

The new rate will come into force on 1st March 2012.

Croatia has been forced into this consumption tax rise as its important EU markets have stagnated following the financial and Euro crises.


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 is part of the European leadership team which this year won International Tax Review's 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.