Portugal restaurant VAT cut to 13%

Fri 1st Jul 2016

Portugal has granted its restaurant and café sector and important subsidy with a reduction in the VAT rate for their food services from 23% to 10% from 1 July 2016.  The rate will drop to 9% and 12% for Azores and Madeira, respectively.

Portugal raised its restaurant rate to the standard rate of 23% in 2013 to help stabilise the country’s finances.

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