VAT news tagged as "State aid"

Poland

EU challenges new Polish retail tax

September 19th, 2016

The European Commission (EC) has opened a state-aid probe into Poland’s new retail tax. The tax is levied on the turnover of supermarkets, with an upwards sliding scale based on the total turnover of each retailer. The EC’s injunction will investigate whether the progressive nature of the rates scale amounts to an unfair competitive advantage …