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VAT country by country news summary for December 2016

VAT News – European Union country by country summary of December 2016

January 12, 2017, 8:00 am EST in Blog

Here is a country by country summary of value-added-tax news that transpired during the month of December 2016.Belgium: Draft Bill on Tax Fraud Prevention On December 9, 2016, the Belgian Council of Ministers submitted to the Council of States a draft bill intended to implement tax fraud control measures. These measures...

VAT Updates - European Union tax news overview of December 2016

VAT Updates – European Union tax news overview of December 2016

January 11, 2017, 1:36 pm EST in Blog, Value-Added Tax

Here is a summary of news and updates related to value-added-tax in the European Union during the month of December 2016.Consultations on VAT Reform On December 20, 2016, the European Commission opened public consultations on three aspects of its recently-introduced “Action Plan on VAT:”Business-to-Business (B2B) transactions involving goods Special schemes for small...

VAT country by country news summary for December 2016

VAT country by country news summary for November 2016

December 5, 2016, 4:13 pm EST in Blog, Value-Added Tax

Welcome to our monthly summary of Value Added Tax news and insights curated and summarized by the Sovos Compliance Tax Research Team. Here is the country-by-country report for November 2016. European Council Adopts Conclusions on Cross-Border VAT Rules On November 8, 2016, the Council of the European Union officially adopted a set...

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VAT country by country news summary for October 2016

October 31, 2016, 1:00 am EST in Blog, Value-Added Tax

Welcome to the Sovos Compliance monthly summary of Value Added Tax news and insights curated and summarized by our Tax Research Team. Here is the country-by-country summary for October 2016.Belgium: VAT on Feminine Hygiene Products On October 5, 2016, a bill was introduced in the Belgian Chamber of Representatives which,...

European Union news overview for October 2016

VAT Updates – European Union news overview for October 2016

October 28, 2016, 1:00 am EST in Blog, Value-Added Tax

Here is a summary of news and updates related to value-added-tax in the European Union during the month of October 2016. Publication of Draft Improvements to Cross-Border VAT Rules On October 7, 2016, the European Council published a set of draft conclusions regarding potential improvements to current VAT rules on cross-border transactions....

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Prepare for Savings: New Texas Emergency Preparation Sales Tax Holiday

April 7, 2016, 11:41 am EST in Blog, Indirect Tax

On your mark…get set…SHOP! Beginning at 12:01 am on Saturday April 23rd, certain emergency preparation supplies will be exempt from tax until midnight on Monday April 25th as part of Texas’ first annual Emergency Preparation Sales Tax Holiday. The exemptions will apply at all taxing jurisdiction levels as all counties...