VAT news tagged as "Education"

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia removes private education from VAT

January 14th, 2018

Saudi Arabia has reclassified privately provided education as zero-rated for VAT from standard rated. The change will match the classification of non-state supplied education used in most other countries with a VAT regime. The Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia introduced 5% VAT on 1 January 2018, along with its partner Gulf Cooperation Council country, UAE. …


Finland MBA education liable to VAT

March 7th, 2014

The Danish Tax Board has confirmed that MBA courses provided by public universities are still subject to Danish VAT. MBAs do not qualify for the education VAT exemption. The University in question provided MBA in addition to undergraduate education and degrees.  It also offered educational services to foreign educational establishments’ students.  The tax authorities wanted …