Uruguay VAT on foreign digital services

July 26th, 2018

Uruguay has clarified the liabilities to VAT for non-resident providers of digital or electronic services. The current VAT rate in Uruguay is 22%. In Decree 144/018, supplies of streaming media, games and related electronic services over the internet by non-resident providers to Uruguayan resident consumers was confirmed as liable to local VAT. Typically, residency within …


Uruguay cuts VAT rate on electronic purchases

August 5th, 2014

Consumers are set to enjoy a 2% reduction in the Uruguayan VAT rate applied to purchases of goods and services acquired by bank debit cards, credit cards and wire transfers from 1 August 2014. There will be a further 1% cut in August 2015. The reduction is only applicable to smaller payments, based on Uruguay’s …