Croatia delays 1% VAT cut till 2020

August 15th, 2018

The Croatian Prime Minister, Andrej Plenković, has said that the proposed cut in the standard VAT rate from 25% to 24% may be delayed from 1 Jan 2019 to 1 Jan 2020. A VAT rate cut had been committed to in the 2016 elections by the ruling Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party. The proposed cut …


Croatia cuts VAT to 24% 2019

June 19th, 2018

Croatia’s Prime Minister, Andrej Plenkovic, has committed to reduce the standard VAT rate from 25% to 24%. The implementation date will be 1 January 2019. There is no update of the reduced rates: 13% for accommodation, food and newspapers. VAT at a rate of 5% is applicable for to selected foodstuffs, books and medical equipment. The …


Croatia raises VAT registration threshold

January 5th, 2018

The Croatian Ministry of Finance announced a rise in the VAT registration threshold from 1 January 2018. The current annual threshold rose from HRK 230,000 to HRK 300,000. Any resident business providing taxable services above this amount will have to VAT register and charge and remit local VAT.  Non-resident businesses will have to VAT register …


Avalara VAT Reporting content updates 01-06-2017

June 1st, 2017

Spain – VAT Reporting SII – Now available In this release, we have added the functionality to support the Spanish SII system of “Immediate Supply of Information” which comes into effect from the 1st July 2017. It applies to large companies, VAT Groups and members of the REDEME scheme and the tax authority has a test service …


Croatia VAT changes

December 24th, 2016

Croatia has moved a number of changes to its VAT Act to come into effect in 2018. These include: The VAT rate will be cut from 25% to 24% from 1 January 2018 The VAT registration threshold for resident companies will be raised from 1 January 2018 to HRK 300,000.  The threshold for non-resident companies …


Croatia VAT changes

November 9th, 2016

Croatia is to make a number of changes to the VAT law, as follows: The VAT rate will be cut from 25% to 24% in 2018 VAT rate on restaurant services will rise from 13% to 25% from 1 January 2017 The annual VAT registration threshold will rise to HRK 300,000 from 1 January 2018 …


Croatia cuts VAT 2018

October 27th, 2016

Croatia is to reduce its standard VAT rate from 25% to 24% from 1 January 2018. In addition, it will combine its existing two reduced rates (5% and 13%) to a single rate of 12%.  Croatia last raised its standard VAT rate from 23% to 25% in 2013 ahead of its entry into the European …