VAT news tagged as "Restaurant VAT"

Czech Republic

Czech reduces VAT on restaurants

December 27th, 2016

The Czech Republic has reduced that Value Added Tax rate on food-related services from 21% to 15%.  The services include food provided in restaurants and cafes, but excludes alcohol provided as part of meals. Many European Union member states provide such tax subsidies to their restaurant and wider tourism service industries.


Czech Republic

Czech cuts restaurant VAT

March 30th, 2016

The Czech Republic has become the latest country to cut the VAT rate on catering services, including restaurants and cafes. The rate will drop from 21% to 15% on 1 December 2016. Sales of alcohol and tobacco products will remain at the higher rate. Portugal will cut restaurant VAT to 13% next month.  Many other …