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Latvia cuts VAT registration threshold

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  • 24 August 2017 | Richard Asquith

Latvia cuts VAT registration threshold

Latvia’s parliament has ratified proposals to reduce the annual Value Added Tax registration threshold from €50,000 to €40,000 per annum.

The new level above which it is compulsory to register the supply of taxable goods or services will apply from 1 January 2018.

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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.