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Czech VAT changes

  • Aug 10, 2016 | Richard Asquith

Czech VAT changes

The Czech VAT Act has been updated at the end of July 2016. The changes include:

  • All non-resident VAT payers will now be administered by the Ostrava tax office. This is a switch from the Prague tax office from 1 Sept 2016
  • Introduction of the VAT reverse charge on domestic supplies to resident and non-resident taxpayers by non-resident businesses.
  • Penalties from the non-submission of Control Statements have been increased

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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.