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Portugal delays approved VAT invoice software till 2020

Portugal has delayed the imposition on non-resident VAT registered companies to produce invoices on certified software. The plan had been to implement the new requirement from 1 July 2019. This has no...Continued


Kenya VAT update

Kenya is to introduce a range of changes to its VAT regime as per its recent Finance Bill 2019/20. ...Continued


Zambia delays replacement of VAT till Sep 2019

Zambia has again postponed the replacement of its VAT regime with a sales tax until 1 September 2019. The original plan was for the introduction on 1 July 2019....Continued


India delays live e-invoice reporting till Jan 2020

The Indian GST Council, which oversees the operation of the Goods and Services Tax regime, has announced that it will delay the implementation of live e-invoice reporting until January 2020. The plan ...Continued

Costa Rica 13% VAT launch Jul 2019

Costa Rica remains on track to introduce a 13% Value Added Tax on 1 July 2019. It will replace the existing Sales Tax, which is only due on the sale of goods. ...Continued

US Illinois marketplace sales tax collections

Illinois is to require marketplace facilitators to start collecting remote sellers’ sales taxes due on sales to local consumers. The new measures will come into effect on 1 January 2020. ...Continued

Czech Republic VAT generalised reverse charge EC approval

The Czech Republic has been given the greenlight from the EU’s European Commission to introduce the generalised reverse charge on all domestic transactions above €17,500. The measure, if approved by t...Continued

Denmark obliges payment providers to supply credit card data

The Danish tax authorities have been granted powers to request credit card payment data to help detect VAT fraud by online sellers. Payment providers issuing credit cards to Danish consumers will be o...Continued

Ireland Domestic and Intra-EU VAT registrations

Ireland has introduced from 17 June 2019 a two-tier domestic and international VAT registration regime, following the example of Spain, Germany and other EU states. The aim is to reduce the scope for ...Continued


Angola delays VAT till Oct 2019

The July launch of Angola VAT has been delayed until 1 October 2019. The new 14% Imposta sul Valore Aggiunta (IVA) consumption tax replaces the existing Consumer Tax....Continued