Austria reduced VAT rate increase 2016
Thu 3rd Sep 2015
Austria has confirmed plans to raise its reduced VAT rate from 10% to 13% from 1 January 2016 on the following services:
- Cultural events, including entrance to public museums and galleries
- Domestic air travel
- Sales of certain animal feeds
Accommodation services will not be subject to the rise until 1 April 2016. The measures were included in the 2015/16 Tax Act.