FRANCE: COVID-19 VAT IMPLICATIONS

FRANCE – Update 31st March Deferrals are granted for all direct tax payments and local taxes. In case deferrals are not sufficient, it is possible to request tax rebates (subject to providing adequate documentation of the situation). VAT returns and payments due for...

BELGIUM: COVID-19 VAT IMPLICATIONS

BELGIUM – Update 26th March(2) Extended filing deadlines: VAT returns February monthly return extended to 6th April 2020 March monthly return and Q1 quarterly return: extended to 7th May 2020 European Sales Listing February listing extended to 6th April 2020 March and...

UK – HMRC announces deferment of digital links until 2021

HMRC has today made the following announcement to stakeholders: “We understand that the impact of COVID-19 is creating extremely difficult times for all, and we are committed to helping in every way possible all those businesses facing unprecedented challenges....

The UK introduces Digital Services Tax

On 19th March 2020, the UK Government published the Finance Bill 2020 which includes the final provisions of the UK’s much-anticipated Digital Services Tax (DST). The 2020 Budget had confirmed that the DST would be effective from 1st April 2020. There will be a 2% VAT...