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Czech 10% reduced VAT rate changes

  • Jun 13, 2018 | Richard Asquith

Czech 10% reduced VAT rate changes

The Czech Ministry of Finance has proposed changes to goods which will be subject to its reduced VAT rates of 10%. The current standard VAT rate is 10%.

The goods proposed to be re-categorised include:

  • Catering services
  • Certain professional services
  • Tobacco products
  • Non-beer alcoholic beverages

The change would be implemented on 1 January 2019.


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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.