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Tunisia VAT easements on coronavirus

  • May 6, 2020 | Richard Asquith

6 May - VAT audits have been suspended, and speedy credit reclaims will be offered.

14 April - Tunisia has announced delays on tax filings to help companies dealing coronavirus cashflow issues.

VAT credits, due to businesses which have incurred more VAT on purchased than they have collected on sales, will benefit from express repayments of one more or quicker. Tax debts may also be renegotiated over a period of up to seven years. Fines on late payments will be withheld until 30 June 2020.

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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 can be contacted at: He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2019 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.

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