VAT news tagged as "Newspapers"

Czech Republic

Czech cuts newspaper VAT to 10%

December 17th, 2016

The Czech parliament has approved a reduction of the VAT rate on newspapers and journals from 15% to 10%. The change will apply from 1 January 2017. The cut is to provide a tax subsidy to an industry hit be declining sales. To qualify for the new rate, a paper must contain at least 50% …


France

France to cut VAT rate on digital newspapers and magazines

January 30th, 2014

The French government says it plans to reduce the VAT rate on digital newspapers and journals from the standard 20% rate to the reduced 2.1%. French digital newspapers join e-books with reduced VAT rate Currently, print newspapers and magazines bought by consumers in France from French publishers are subject to the reduced French VAT rate …