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Italy SdI live invoice update

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  • 18 June 2018 | Richard Asquith

Italy SdI live invoice update

Italy has opened registrations for online addresses for the purposes of submitting live invoices. The new Italy Sistema di Interscambio (SdI) real-time reporting process becomes mandatory in July for oil companies, and goes compulsory for all companies in January 2019. Tax payers must submit B2B domestic invoices to the Italian tax authorities, which register them prior to forwarding to the customer.

To submit invoices, tax payers will require the generation of Quick Response codes. These facilitate the taxpayer to create a customer-unique code to enable them to retrieve the customer’s information for the electronic sales invoice.

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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 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.