VAT news tagged as "Goods"


Japan unsure on B2B e-commerce tax

June 22nd, 2014

Following the publication of Japanese plans for Consumption Tax on non-resident B2C e-commerce this year or early 2015, it has become clear that the position on B2B transactions is unclear. The Japanese International Taxation Discussion Group has proposed three methods for capturing Consumption Tax, which include: Application of VAT reverses charge so that the local …

United States

US Bill to simplify sales taxes on consumer digital downloads

January 7th, 2014

New legislation is to be debated by Congress this January aimed at preventing extensive double taxation of digital goods (ebooks, streaming video and music etc.) to consumers. US States’ digital sales tax confusion At present, the US states are largely free to set their own US sales tax legislation on digital goods supplied by companies …