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ECJ clarifies VAT treatment of hire purchase contracts in Mercedes case

12 October 2017

Joe Stanley-Smith

Businesses could find VAT accounting easier after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that hire purchase-like contracts, which include an option to buy, should be treated as a supply of goods, rather than services, if exercising this option is the lessee’s obvious choice.



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