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Polish VAT decrease doubt

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  • 30 April 2016 | Richard Asquith

Polish VAT decrease doubt

The Polish Finance Minister has indicated that the standard VAT rate will not be cut from 23% to 22% in 2017 as planned.

The VAT rate had risen to 23% from 22% in January 2011 as a temporary, 4-year measure to help contain the country’s deficit.


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.