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EU 2021 ecommerce VAT package – doubts ahead

  • Oct 23, 2020 | Richard Asquith

The EU’s e-commerce package will simplify pan-EU VAT compliance for online distance sellers and make marketplaces liable for the VAT on many transactions of their third-party merchants. It will launch on 1 July 2021. However, a number of questions remain outstanding:


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 won International Tax Review's 2020 Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard trained as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.
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