VAT news tagged as "Harmonisation"

Europe

EU to cut VAT rates on digital news June 2016

May 9th, 2015

The European Commission President, Jean-Claus Juncker, has this week called for the harmonization of VAT rates on printed and online newspapers and journals. The plan is to introduce the appropriate amendments to the EU VAT Directive by June 2016. Once ratified, member states could then apply the change in their local VAT laws. Currently, most …