VAT news tagged as "Exhibitions"

Germany

German live events VAT ruling

September 6th, 2015

The German fiscal court, BMF, provided some further VAT guidance on the rules surrounding services provided to exhibitions and other live events. The provision of hosts/hostesses is also included now within the definition of the three services which would make normally property-related service instead qualify for the general service rule.  Under the latter, the reverse …


Netherlands

Dutch VAT on organised events updates

April 15th, 2013

The Dutch VAT authorities are reviewing the requirements of live events, exhibitions etc. with paid-for admission on the door. This includes the following points: If the admission invoice is a ticket to access the Conference, then VAT must be charged, irrespective of if the purchaser is a Dutch entity or not. If the invoice is …