As of 1 January 2019, foreign suppliers of electronic services to Russian sole traders and businesses (B2B services) have to register for VAT in Russia and pay tax upon such services by themselves. It will be required to submit quarterly VAT returns as well.

An immediate action is required as the application form for tax registration has to be filed before 15 February 2019.

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