Temporary German VAT rate change

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the German government has yesterday finally agreed on the temporary change of the VAT rate from 1st July till 31st December 2020.
The standard rate will be reduced from 19% to 16% and the reduced rate from 7% to 5%.

From 1 July 2020

Standard rate reduced from 19% to 16%

Reduced rate goes down from 7% to 5%

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