Portugal: Government Signs VAT Exemption for Goods and Services in Response to Coronavirus

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The Guidelines are shifted for tax reasons, particularly Council Directive 2021/1159 , which provides a temporary VAT exemption for purchases of goods and services made on behalf of Member States by an EU agency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic 


Beginning 1 July 2022, the reduced VAT rate of 6% (5% in Madeira and 4% in the Azores) will be extended to the following 


  • Dairy-free cheese substitutes are composed of nuts, grains, fruits, or vegetables. 
  • Household appliance maintenance services 
  • Thermal and photovoltaic solar panels transportation and setup expire on 30 June 2025. 


Source: parlamento. pt  

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