CONTINUEThis site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more.
  1. Front Page
  2. Related Stories

VAT legislation News

UAE Releases Executive Regulation On VAT

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Last updated 39 hours ago | Monday, November 20, 2017

The United Arab Emirates released Regulations setting out key elements of the rules surrounding value-added tax, which will be implemented from January 1, 2018. Read Full Story


EU States Delay Approving Latest Digital VAT Reforms

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

EU finance ministers have failed to reach a political agreement on adopting plans on reforming value-added tax rules for e-commerce. Read Full Story


UK Supreme Court Rules For HMRC In Landmark Littlewoods Case

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has secured a major ruling from the UK's Supreme Court that it should not have to pay Littlewoods compound interest worth GBP1.25bn (USD1.66bn) on historic tax overpayments. Read Full Story


HMRC Begins Offering Instructional VAT Webinars

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Friday, October 6, 2017

On September 29, the UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs, announced that it will run webinars to support companies to get started with registering, accounting for, and remitting value-added tax. Read Full Story


Liechtenstein Confirms VAT Rate Cuts

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, October 6, 2017

The Government of Liechtenstein has announced that the standard rate of value-added tax and the special rate on accommodation will be reduced in 2018. Read Full Story


Irish Tourism Industry Calls For Retention Of VAT Rate

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The Irish Tourism Industry Confederation has called on the Government to retain the reduced nine percent value-added tax rate for the sector in next month's Budget. Read Full Story


Sports Direct Wins Ruling In Larger Distance Selling VAT Case

by Amanda Banks,, London

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The UK's Upper Tribunal has said Sports Direct can appeal against a letter received from HM Revenue and Customs in 2016 concerning arrangements that enable the company to avoid VAT distance selling rules for supplies to EU consumers. Read Full Story


Irish Retailers Call For Easing Of Tax Burden

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Trade association Retail Ireland has warned that the sector is cautious and uncertain about what the second half of the year will bring, and called on the Government to ease the tax burden on consumers and retailers. Read Full Story


UK Reintroduces 2017 Finance Bill

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The UK Government has published an updated version of the Finance Bill 2017. Read Full Story


Irish Tourism VAT Rate Has 'Done Its Job'

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Ireland's reduced rate of value-added tax for the hospitality sector has "done its job," according to a brief prepared for the new Finance Minister. Read Full Story



Page 1



Password Reminder

Please enter your email address to receive a password reminder.


Tax-News Reviews

Cyprus Review

A review and forecast of Cyprus's international business, legal and investment climate.

Visit Cyprus Review »

Malta Review

A review and forecast of Malta's international business, legal and investment climate.

Visit Malta Review »

Jersey Review

A review and forecast of Jersey's international business, legal and investment climate.

Visit Jersey Review »

Budget Review

A review of the latest budget news and government financial statements from around the world.

Visit Budget Review »

Tax-News+ Updates

Receive FREE daily updates from, straight to your inbox. Register Now!

For a tailored solution, choose to receive selected news updates for your preferred jurisdictions and topics, with our enhanced Tax-News+ subscriber service. Read more...


Stay Updated

Please enter your email address to join the mailing list. View previous newsletters.

By subscribing to our newsletter service, you agree to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.

To manage your mailing list preferences, please click here »