December 21, 2016
With the political logjam in Spain now cleared and a new government in situ, Royal Decree-Law 3/2016 ushers in a raft of tax amendments to see the year out with the aim of consolidating public finances.
December 16, 2016
India’s new digital sales tax regime was announced with just three weeks for businesses to comply. Two weeks since its introduction and it seems foreign companies are still unclear on how to administer the tax.
December 15, 2016
The introduction of VAT in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states marks the start of some of the most far-reaching changes in the region since the 1960s. Therefore, this change should not be taken lightly by any business operating in the region. Justin Whitehouse, Middle East indirect tax leader, and Tuulia Nurmi, manager of indirect tax at Deloitte Middle East, discusses how companies can successfully prepare for the tax.
December 06, 2016
Providers of free e-services may face EU VAT liabilities if they obtain data from the user in return. Even though such an approach has not (yet) found its way into VAT law, Hans-Martin Grambeck explains how it can be derived from developments in other areas of EU law.
December 05, 2016
Amendments to Mexico’s VAT Law will significantly increase the costs for business taxpayers. Cesar De La Parra and Ignacio Mosquera explain the changes.
December 01, 2016
It may become easier for e-commerce businesses to sell their goods and services online if the European Commission’s latest proposals are enacted.