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Sweden VAT changes

  • Dec 12, 2014 | Richard Asquith

Sweden VAT changes

The 2015 Budget proposal introduced a number of Swedish VAT changes. These include:

  • The VAT exemption on dental supplies and related services has changed
  • No change to the reduced 12% VAT rates on tourism services (following the left-wing government’s re-election last month)
  • The threshold for the use of simplified VAT invoices has been increased
  • Reduction in the use of VAT Groups following the Skandia case

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.